On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1990

Historical Events

  • David Hackett Souter, sworn in as Supreme Court Justice

Radio History

Radio stations around world play "Imagine" honoring John Lennon on what would have been his 50th birthday

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon

Historic Event

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
1990 Highlights

About October 9, 1990

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 31 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra