On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1990

Historical Events

NHL All-Star Game

41st NHL All-Star Game, Civic Arena, Pittsburgh, PA: Wales beats Campbell, 12-7; MVP: Mario Lemieux, Pittsburgh Penguins, C

  • Bob Goodenow succeeds Alan Eagleson as NHL players association executive director

Sports History

John McEnroe becomes 1st ever player to be expelled from the Australian Open


Famous Birthdays

  • Jacob Smith, American actor
1990 Highlights

About January 21, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: How Am I Supposed To Live Without You - Michael Bolton
  • UK #1 Song: Tears On My Pillow - Kylie Minogue