On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Jetsons the Movie" by Hanna-Barbera with Tiffany, premieres

Animator Joseph Barbera
Joseph Barbera
Animator William Hanna
William Hanna

Famous Deaths

  • Jim Samuels, comedian, dies of spinal meningitis at 41
  • Nathaniel Wyeth, American chemist and inventor (created PET plastic beverage bottle), dies at 78
  • Paul Wynne, KGO-TV SF reporter, dies of AIDS at 46