What Happened on June 27, 1990

Historical Events

Contract of Interest

Jose Canseco signs record $4,700,000 per year Oak A's contract

  • NBA Draft: Syracuse power forward Derrick Coleman first pick by New Jersey Nets

Event of Interest

Salman Rushdie, condemned to death by Iran, contributes $8600 to help their earthquake victims

1990 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Aselin Debison, Canadian pop, country, and Celtic singer ("Bigger Than Me"), born in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia
  • Bobby Wagner, American NFL player (Seattle Seahawks), born in Los Angeles, California
Born in 1990

About June 27, 1990

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 11 months and 3 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