On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1990

Historical Events

  • 25th Academy of Country Music Awards: George Strait, Clint Black, and Kathy Mattea win
  • Hong Kong actress Carina Lau is abducted by Triad members
  • Hubble space telescope is placed into orbit by shuttle Discovery
  • Violeta Barrios de Chamorro begins a 6-year term as Nicaragua's president

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestHolaSoyGerman

HolaSoyGerman [Germán Garmendia], Chilean YouTube star (second-most subscribed channel), born in Copiapó, Chile

YouTube Star HolaSoyGerman
YouTube Star
HolaSoyGerman

Famous Deaths

  • Dexter Gordon, American jazz tenor saxophonist and actor (Round Midnight, The Other Side of Round Midnight), dies of kidney failure at 67
1990 Highlights

About April 25, 1990

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus