On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1990

Historical Events


Sports record brokenNBA Record

John Stockton reaches 1000-assist mark for NBA record 3 yrs in a row

NBA Point Guard John Stockton
NBA Point Guard
John Stockton
  • NY Rangers beat NY Islanders 2-1 in 1st game of preliminary

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul Newman wins a court victory over Julius Gold, to keep giving all profits from Newman foods to charity

Actor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor & Entrepreneur
Paul Newman

Famous Birthdays

  • Haruma Miura, Japanese Actor

Famous Deaths

  • Nico Scheepmaker, Dutch columnist and poet, dies at 59
1990 Highlights

About April 5, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries