On This Day

What Happened on November 14, 1990

Historical Events

  • Doug Drabek (22-6) wins NL Cy Young Award
  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll
  • Great Britain performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Sports History

James Worthy is arrested in Houston and charged with two counts of solicitation of prostitution

Historic Event

Michael Heseltine contests Margaret Thatcher's leadership of the British Conservative Party

  • Philippines hit by typhoon, 110 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Jessie Jacobs, Australian actress and singer (d. 2008)

Famous Deaths

  • K L Poll, journalist/author, dies
  • Malcolm Muggeridge, WW II spy for Britain, dies at 87
  • Robert Mariano, entertainer, dies at 21
1990 Highlights

About November 14, 1990

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 31 years and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio