December 6, 1990 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Saddam Hussein announces release of all foreign hostages

Iraqi President Saddam Hussein
Iraqi President
Saddam Hussein
  • Shoeless Joe Jackson's signature is sold for $23,100

Deaths in History


Person of interestTunku Abdul Rahman

Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia's founding father, 1st Prime Minister of Malaya (1957-63) and Malaysia (1963-70), dies at 87

Malaysia's Founding Father Tunku Abdul Rahman
Malaysia's Founding Father
Tunku Abdul Rahman