On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1990

Historical Events

  • 23rd NAACP Image Awards: "Coming to America" wins Outstanding Motion Picture
  • Gunda Niemann skates ladies world record 3k ladies (4:10.80)
  • Houston scores most points against Cleveland, Oilers 58, Browns 14

Election of Interest

Lech Wałęsa wins Poland's 1st direct presidential election in Poland

  • NFL NY Giant Otis Anderson becomes 8th to rush for 10,000th yard

Famous Birthdays

  • LaFee, German singer, born in Büsbach, Germany

Famous Deaths

  • Mike Mazurki, Austrian-American actor and professional wrestler (Some Like It Hot, It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World), dies at 82
1990 Highlights

About December 9, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius