On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1990

Historical Events

Sports History

46th time opposing pitchers hit HR, Fernando Valenzuela (Dodgers)/Gross (Expos)

  • Dow Jones average hits a record 2,821.53

Famous Birthdays

  • Emily Samuelson, American ice dancer

Famous Deaths

  • Andre Ameller, French double bassist (Paris Opéra, 1937-53), conductor, composer, and educator (École Nationale de Musique - Dijon, 1953-81), dies at 78
  • Franklyn Seales, West Indian-American stage and screen actor (The Onion Field; Silver Spoons - "Dexter"), dies of AIDS at 37
1990 Highlights

About May 14, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Vogue - Madonna
  • UK #1 Song: Killer - Adamski