On This Day

What Happened on September 4, 1990

Historical Events


Film tv awardsFilm Awards

47th Venice Film Festival: "Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead" directed by Tom Stoppard wins the Golden Lion

Playwright and Screenwriter Tom Stoppard
Playwright and Screenwriter
Tom Stoppard

Famous Birthdays

  • James Bay, British singer-songwriter (Chaos and the Calm), born in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Faas [Wandelganger], Dutch journalist (Volkskrant), dies
  • Irene Dunne, American actress (Cimarron, Theodora Goes Wild), dies of heart failure at 91
1990 Highlights

About September 4, 1990

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo