On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1990

Historical Events

Sports History

LA Lakers retires Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's #33

Music History

Singer Gloria Estefan fractures her spine when a truck hits her tour bus near Scranton, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Jannetje Visser-Roosendaal, Dutch writer, dies at 90
  • Jev Jasjin, Russian soccer goalie, dies at 60
  • Lev Yashin, Soviet footballer (b. 1929)
  • Maurice Cloche, French film director and screenwriter, dies at 82
1990 Highlights

About March 20, 1990

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces