On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1990

Historical Events

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

62nd Academy Awards: "Driving Miss Daisy", Daniel Day-Lewis, Jessica Tandy win

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa wins the Academy Award for Lifetime Achievement

Film Director and Screenwriter Akira Kurosawa
Film Director and Screenwriter
Akira Kurosawa

Famous Deaths

  • Halston, American fashion designer (1972 Hall of Fame), dies of AIDs at 68
  • International Chrysis, Transvestite actor (Q&A), dies of cancer at 38
1990 Highlights

About March 26, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 9 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries