On This Day

Year 1990 in Sports History

Events in Sport

  • Jan 21 John McEnroe becomes 1st ever player to be expelled from the Australian Open
  • Mar 30 Jack Nicklaus makes his debut on the Senior PGA Tour with a 71 (-1) in the first round of The Tradition at Desert Mountain; wins the event by 4 strokes from Gary Player

Sports Stars Married in 1990

  • Jun 9 NHL goaltender Patrick Roy (25) weds Michele Piuze at Saint-Sacrement Church in Quebec, Canada
  • Jul 27 NBA star Patrick Ewing (27) weds Rita Williams
  • Dec 29 Olympic gymnast Mary Lou Retton weds Shannon Kelley

Sports Stars Divorces in 1990