On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1990

Historical Events

  • A rally to save Alien Nation from cancellation held at Statue of Liberty

Event of interestEvent of Interest

African National Congress leader Nelson Mandela, on a US tour, receives a tumultuous welcome in Boston

Anti-apartheid activist and South African President Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President
Nelson Mandela
  • Moldavia declares independence

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Police find marijuana at Chuck Berry's home

Rock Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Chuck Berry
Rock Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter
Chuck Berry
  • TV Guide selects Arsenio Hall as TV personality of year
  • Zimbabwe beat the Netherlands by 6 wickets to win ICC Trophy

Famous Birthdays

  • Samuel Lee, FIFA 08 World Champion
1990 Highlights

About June 23, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer