What Happened on May 6, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Ayako Okamoto wins LPGA Sara Lee Golf Classic
  • Former president PW Botha quits South Africa's ruling National Party

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Actor Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestJosé Altuve

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

Baseball star José Altuve
Baseball star
José Altuve

Famous Deaths

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