On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1990

Historical Events

  • "U Can't Touch This" by MC Hammer peaks at #8

Historic Event

Nelson & Winnie Mandela visit Leidseplein, Amsterdam

  • NHL Draft: Cornwall Royals (OHL) right wing Owen Nolan first pick by Quebec Nordiques

Famous Deaths

  • Eva Turner, British operatic soprano, dies at 98
  • Thomas Cowling, British mathematician and astronomer, dies at 83
1990 Highlights

About June 16, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini