What Happened on September 16, 1990

Historical Events

  • 42nd Emmy Awards: LA Law, Murphy Brown, Peter Falk & Patricia Wettig win

Film & TV History

Dennis Quaid & Meg Ryan wed

Historic Event

Iraq televises an 8 minute uncensored speech from George H. W. Bush

  • Pirate Radio NY International begins transmissions on WWCR

Famous Weddings

  • 101 year old Sam Ackerman weds 95 year old Eva in New Rochelle NY

Famous Deaths

  • Loretta Tupper, radio/TV entertainer, dies of cancer at 84
  • Steve Condos, tap dancer, dies of a heart attack at 71
1990 Highlights

About September 16, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Release Me - Wilson Phillips
  • UK #1 Song: The Joker - Steve Miller Band