On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1990

Historical Events

  • "Dave Thomas Comedy Show" last airs on CBS-TV
  • 120°F in Phoenix, Arizona

Meeting of Interest

African National Congress leader Nelson Mandela meets with President George H. W. Bush at the White House

  • Anti-government riots break out in Lusaka, Zambia
  • NBC decides to air episodes of "Quantum Leap" for 5 straight days
  • Supreme Court rules family members cannot end lives of comatose relatives unless those relatives previously made their wishes known

Famous Deaths

  • Peggy Glanville-Hicks, Australian composer (Triad), dies at 77
1990 Highlights

About June 25, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer