What Happened on January 21, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardNHL All-Star Game

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

NHL Legend and Owner Mario Lemieux
NHL Legend and Owner
Mario Lemieux
  • Bob Goodenow succeeds Alan Eagleson as NHL players association executive director

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Tennis Player John McEnroe
Tennis Player
John McEnroe

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacob Smith, American actor