On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1990

Historical Events

  • 8 2/3 inning perfect game pitched by Brian Holman of Oakland A's is spoiled by a home run hit by Ken Philips

Sports History

Pete Rose pleads guilty to hiding $300,000 in income

Famous Deaths

  • Alex McCrindle, Scottish actor (Star Wars, Eye of the Needle), dies at 78
  • Horst Sinderman, RDA 1st minister (1973-76), dies
1990 Highlights

About April 20, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus