On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1990

Historical Events

Historic Event

Former president P. W. Botha quits South Africa's ruling National Party

Film & TV History

Tom Cruise is ticketed for careless operation of a vehicle in South Carolina


Famous Birthdays

José Altuve

José Altuve, Venezuelan professional baseball second baseman (Houston Astros), born in Maracay, Venezuela

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Farrell, American actor (7th Heaven, My Little Margie), dies at 89
1990 Highlights

About May 6, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus