On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Capital News" starring Lloyd Bridges premieres on ABC-TV
  • Don Mattingly signs a $19.7 million 5-year contract with Yankees
  • NY Islanders beat NY Rangers 4-3 in double overtime-Rangers lead 2-1
  • World's largest bunny hop at Radio City Music Hall (NYC)

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestKristen Stewart

Kristen Stewart, American actress (Bella Swan-The Twilight Saga), born in Los Angeles, California

  • Marston Glenn Hefner, son of Hugh Hefner & Kimberley Conrad, born in Los Angeles, California