On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1990

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

President of South Africa P. W. Botha
President of South Africa
P. W. Botha

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Actor Tom Cruise
Actor
Tom Cruise

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestJosé Altuve

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

Baseball Player José Altuve
Baseball Player
José Altuve

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? 30 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus