On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1990

Historical Events

  • "Independent on Sunday" begins publishing in London

Australian Men's Tennis Open

Australian Open Men's Tennis: American-based Czech star Ivan Lendl of wins 8th and last career Grand Slam title; beats Stefan Edberg 4-6, 7-6, 5-2; Edberg retires injured

  • Romanian protest against Ion Iliescu government

Super Bowl

Super Bowl XXIV, Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans, LA: San Francisco 49ers beat Denver Broncos, 55-10; MVP: Joe Montana, SF, QB


1990 Highlights

About January 28, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius