What Happened on February 2, 1990

Historical Events

Event of Interest

South African President F. W. de Klerk promises to free Nelson Mandela & legalizes ANC & 60 other political organisations

Famous Birthdays

  • Julia Fox, Italian-American actress and model (Uncut Gems), born in Milan, Italy
Born in 1990

Famous Weddings

  • Marina Ogilvy (daughter of Engl princess Alexandra) weds Paul Mowatt

Famous Deaths

  • Joe Erskine, Welsh boxer (British heavyweight champion 1956-58), dies at 56
  • Joel Fluellen, American actor (Porgy and Bess, Burning Cross, Learning Tree), commits suicide at 82
1990 Highlights

About February 2, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: How Am I Supposed To Live Without You - Michael Bolton
  • UK #1 Song: Nothing Compares 2 U - Sinead O'connor