On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1990

Historical Events

  • 6th Sundance Film Festival: "Chameleon Street" wins Grand Jury Prize Dramatic

Sport awardAustralian Open Women's Tennis

Australian Open Women's Tennis: Steffi Graf beats American Mary Joe Fernández 6-3, 6-4 for her 3rd consecutive Australian singles crown

Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf

Famous Deaths

  • Helen Jerome Eddy, actress (Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm), dies at 92
1990 Highlights

About January 27, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius