On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1990

Historical Events

  • Federal judge sentenced former national security adviser John M Poindexter to 6 months for making false statements to Congress

Sports History

Nolan Ryan pitches his 6th no-hitter beating Oakland, in 9th he retires Ken Phelps, Rickey Henderson & Willie Randolph (all ex Yanks)

  • Supreme Court says law prohibiting desecration of US flag unconstitutional

Music History

UN appoints British-‚ÄčAustralian singer Olivia Newton-John as environmental ambassador

Famous Deaths

  • Clyde McCoy, American jazz trumpeter (wah wah sound), dies at 86
1990 Highlights

About June 11, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini