What Happened on December 27, 1990

Historical Events

  • Edmonton Oilers beat the Calgary Flames, 4-1 to record their 500th all-time NHL victory; set in just 915 games for a record of 500-295-120, good for a winning % of .612; best in history upon reaching milestone

Famous Birthdays

  • Luis Trujillo, Peruvian Football Player
  • Milos Raonic, Canadian tennis player (8 ATP titles), born in Titograd, Montenegro

Famous Deaths

  • Helene Stanley, American actress (Carnival Story, Roar of the Crowd),and live-action model for Disney animators (Cinderealla; Sleeping Beauty), dies at 61
1990 Highlights

About December 27, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Because I Love You (The Postman Song) - Stevie B
  • UK #1 Song: Saviour's Day - Cliff Richard