On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1990

Historical Events

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
1990 Highlights

About July 6, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Step By Step - New Kids On The Block
  • UK #1 Song: Sacrifice/Healing Hands - Elton John