What Happened on January 6, 1990

Historical Events

  • NY Lotto pays $35 million to one winner (#s are 18-25-26-32-42-44)

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Jaray, Austrian actor (Lydia, Fedora) and playwright, dies at 83
  • Ian Charleson, Scottish actor (Gandhi, Chariots of Fire), dies of AIDS at 40
1990 Highlights

About January 6, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Another Day In Paradise - Phil Collins
  • UK #1 Song: Do They Know It's Christmas? - Band Aid II