October 2, 1990 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Chinese plane explodes, about 100 die
  • Radio Berlin International's final transmission (links to Deutsche Welles of West Germany); final song is "The End" by Doors
  • US Senate votes 90-9 to confirm David Souter's appointment to Supreme Court
  • WW2 Allied nations cede any remaining rights as occupiers of Germany