On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1990

Historical Events

  • 10 Israeli tourists murdered near Cairo
  • Anders Holmertz swims world record 400 m freestyle (3:40.81)
  • Danny Everett runs world record 400m indoor (45:04)
  • Lyudmila Narozhi-Lenko runs world record 60m hurdles indoor (7.69)
  • NFL Pro Bowl, Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, HI: NFC beats AFC, 27-21; MVP: Jerry Gray, LA Rams, DB

Sports History

Richard Hadlee takes his 400th Test Cricket wicket (Sanjay Manjrekar)

  • St Petersburg Pelicans beat West Palm Beach Tropics 12-4 to win 1st Senior Professional Baseball Association Championship

Famous Birthdays

  • Haruka Tomatsu, Japanese Seiyū, born in Ichinomiya, Aichi, Japan
  • Zach King, American internet personality (TikTok, YouTube), filmmaker and illusionist, born in Portland, Oregon

Famous Deaths

  • Whipper Billy Watson, Canadian professional wrestler, dies at 74
1990 Highlights

About February 4, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius