On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1990

Historical Events

  • Australian cricketer Dean Jones scores twin test tons vs. Pakistan at Adelaide Oval

Famous Deaths

  • Allen Collins [Larkin Allen Collins Jr.], American rock guitarist (Lynyrd Skynyrd), dies of pneumonia at 37
  • Mariano Rumor, Italian politician (PM, 1968-70; 73-1974), dies
  • Peter Sweval, American rocker (Looking Glass, Starz), dies of AIDS at 42
1990 Highlights

About January 23, 1990

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius