On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1990

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Iraqi Parliament endorses Saddam Hussein's decision to free hostages

Iraqi President and Dictator Saddam Hussein
Iraqi President and Dictator
Saddam Hussein

HeartEngagement of Interest

Ted Turner & Jane Fonda announce their engagement

Actress Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
Founder of CNN Ted Turner
Founder of CNN
Ted Turner

Famous Deaths

  • Dee Clark, American singer (Raindrops), dies at 52
  • Horst Bienek, German writer and director (The First Polka), dies at 60
  • Jean Duceppe, Quebec actor (Mon oncle Antoine), dies at 67
  • Jean Paul Lemieux, Canadian painter, dies at 86
  • Joan Bennett, American actress (House Across the Bay), dies at 80
  • Peter Mieg, Swiss composer, dies at 84
  • Reinaldo Arenas, Cuban poet and novelist (Pentagonia), dies at 47
1990 Highlights

About December 7, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius