What Happened on September 6, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Music awardsMusic Awards

7th MTV Video Music Awards: Sinead O'Connor wins

Singer-Songwriter Sinead O'Connor
Sinead O'Connor
  • US citizen is shot in Kuwait; oil markets surge on aggressive US statements toward Iraq

Famous Deaths

  • Issan Dorsey, American founder of the Hartford St Zen Center in San Francisco, dies of AIDS at 57
  • Leonard Hutton, cricketer (79 Tests for England, 6971 runs), dies

Person of interestTom Fogerty

Tom Fogerty, rocker (Creedence Clearwater), dies of tuberculosis at 48

Rocker Tom Fogerty
Tom Fogerty