On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1990

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"Dances with Wolves" directed by Kevin Costner and starring Kevin Costner and Mary McDonnell premieres in Washington, D.C. (Academy Awards Best Picture 1991)

  • HCA, Helsinki Citizens Assembly, forms in Prague

Famous Deaths

  • Lew Worsham, American golfer (US Open 1947; Ryder Cup 1947), dies at 73
1990 Highlights

About October 19, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra