On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1990

Famous Birthdays

  • The Weeknd [Abel Makkonen Tesfaye], Canadian singer-songwriter (Beauty Behind the Madness), born in Toronto, Ontario

Famous Deaths


Person of interestKeith Haring

Keith Haring, American graffiti artist (brilliant baby), dies of AIDS at 31

Artist & Social Activist Keith Haring
Artist & Social Activist
Keith Haring

1990 Highlights

About February 16, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius