On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1990

Historical Events

  • Pentagon warns Saddam that US air power is ready to attack on 1/15
  • Robert F X Sillerman purchases WAFL NY-NJ Knights for $11 million

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Soviet Foreign Minister Eduard Shevardnadze resigns

President of Georgia and Soviet Diplomat Eduard Shevardnadze
President of Georgia and Soviet Diplomat
Eduard Shevardnadze
  • The world's first website and server go live at CERN

Famous Birthdays

  • JoJo [Joanna Levesque], American pop singer-songwriter ("Too Little Too Late"; "Baby It's You"), born in Brattleboro, Vermont
1990 Highlights

About December 20, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius