On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1990

Historical Events

  • Chicago White Sox beat Seattle 2-1 in last game at Comiskey Park
  • Pittsburgh Pirates wins NL East title

Event of interestEvent of Interest

The Dalai Lama unveils the Canadian Tribute to Human Rights in Canada's capital city of Ottawa.

14th Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyatso
14th Dalai Lama
Tenzin Gyatso

Famous Deaths

  • Alice Parizeau, Polish-born Quebec writer and journalist, dies at 60
  • Liesbeth de Uyl-of Vessem, feminist/wife of Joop du, dies
  • Michel Leiris, French cultural anthropologist, dies at 89
  • Michel Levis, French cultural anthropologist/writer, dies
  • Patrick White, Australian writer and playwright (Nobel Prize for Literature 1973), dies at 78
1990 Highlights

About September 30, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 31 years and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra