What Happened on January 22, 1990

Historical Events

Music Awards

17th American Music Awards: Paula Abdul & Bobby Brown win

Historic Event

President Mikhail Gorbachev sends Red Troops into the Soviet republic of Azerbaijan

  • Robert Tappan Morris, Jr. is convicted of releasing the 1988 Internet worm.

Sports History

Wasim Akram scores Test century (123) at Adelaide

  • Will Clark, NL's MVP signs a $15M 4-year contract with SF Giants
1990 Highlights

About January 22, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 8 months and 2 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