On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1990

Historical Events

  • Faye Vincent turns down White Sox bid to reinstate Minnie Minoso, 68
  • Oakland A's Bob Welch becomes 1st 25 game winner in 10 years
  • Pirate Bobby Bond is 2nd to hit 30 HRs & steal 50 bases in a season (so he can play in 6 decades) because it is a publicity stunt

Historic Event

Reports that US refinery problems will lead to a loss in capacity and aggressive remarks by Saddam Hussein send crude prices to new highs


Famous Birthdays

  • Allison Scagliotti, American actress
  • Christian Serratos, American actress
  • Rob Cross, English darts player (PDC World Champion 2018), born in Pembury, England
1990 Highlights

About September 21, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 9 months and 13 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