On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1990

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • David Hackett Souter, sworn in as Supreme Court Justice

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Radio stations around world play "Imagine" honoring John Lennon

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon

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Saddam Hussein threatens to hit Israel with a new missile

Iraqi President and Dictator Saddam Hussein
Iraqi President and Dictator
Saddam Hussein

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Murdoch, actor (Lilli Marlene), dies of heart attack at 83