February 27, 1990 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • "Hold On" single released by Wilson Phillips (Billboard Song of the Year 1990)
  • Exxon Corp & Exxon Shipping are indicted on 5 criminal counts (Valdez)

CommunicationBlack Tot Day

Final day of the rum ration in the Royal New Zealand Navy

  • No-one elected to Hall of Fame for 2nd time in 3 years

Deaths in History

  • Nahum Norbert Glatzer, Jewish-American scholar (b. 1903)