On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1990

Historical Events

  • Avianca Flight 52, runs out of fuel & crashes in Cove Neck NY, 73 die

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Former Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega is transferred to a Miami jail

Panamanian General and Dictator Manuel Noriega
Panamanian General and Dictator
Manuel Noriega
  • Honduras becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty
  • The Burns' Day windstorm storm hits northwestern Europe

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Lockwood, actor (Duel), dies

Person of interestAva Gardner

Ava Gardner, American actress (Barefoot Contessa, On the Beach), dies of pneumonia at 67

Actress Ava Gardner
Ava Gardner
  • Ian Dudley Hardy, entertainer, dies
1990 Highlights

About January 25, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius