What Happened on January 10, 1990

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Mechanic Theatre, Baltimore
  • China lifts martial law, imposed after the Tiananmen Square massacre in 1989
  • NCAA approves random drug testing for college football players
1990 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Tao Li, Singaporean Olympic swimmer, born in Wuhan, China
Born in 1990

Famous Deaths

  • Juliet Berto, screenwriter/actress (Bastienne Bastien), dies at 42
  • Yvonne Peattie Marquard, actress (Donovan's Reef), dies

About January 10, 1990

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Another Day In Paradise - Phil Collins
  • UK #1 Song: Hangin' Tough - New Kids On The Block