On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1990

Historical Events

  • Reports of increasing Saudi petroleum production and lower world demand

Famous Deaths

  • Bobby Scott, American composer, arranger and jazz singer ("He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother"), dies of cancer at 53
  • Herbert Berghof, Austrian actor (Belarus File, Harry and Tonto, Target), dies of heart failure at 81
  • Humphrey Gibbs, Governor of Southern Rhodesia (1959-69), dies at 87
1990 Highlights

About November 5, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio