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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in September 1990.
The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on September 1990: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 1990?


Events

  • 01 Sep 1990 Heidi Chronicles closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 621 performances
  • 02 Sep 1990 Grapes of Wrath closes at Cort Theater NYC after 188 performances
  • 03 Sep 1990 9th no-hitter of 1990: Blue Jay Dave Steib beats Cleveland 3-0
  • 04 Sep 1990 Jerry Lewis' 25th Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $44,172,186.
  • 05 Sep 1990 Iraqi President Saddam Hussein urges Arabs to rise against the West.
  • 06 Sep 1990 In Burma, the State Law and Order Restoration Council orders the arrest of Aung San Suu Kyi and five other political dissidents.
  • 07 Sep 1990 Street Scene opens at New York State Theater NYC for 6 performances
  • 08 Sep 1990 104th US Womens Tennis: Gabriela Sabatini beats Steffi Graf (62 76)
  • 09 Sep 1990 110th US Mens Tennis: Pete Sampras beats Andre Agassi (64 63 62)
  • 10 Sep 1990 1st time since 1966 that all 8 grand slam tennis champs are different
  • 11 Sep 1990 Cold War: The two German states and the Four Powers sign the Treaty on the Final Settlement With Respect to Germany in Moscow, paving the way for German reunification.
  • 12 Sep 1990 Les Miserables, opens at Cirkus Theater, Stockholm
  • 13 Sep 1990 Commuter train at Johannesburg South Africa attacked, 36 die
  • 14 Sep 1990 Ken Griffey, Sr and Jr, hit back-to-back HRs in 1st inning
  • 15 Sep 1990 42nd Emmy Awards - LA Law and Murphy Brown win
  • 16 Sep 1990 42nd Emmy Awards: LA Law, Murphy Brown, Peter Falk and Patricia Wettig
  • 17 Sep 1990 Newspaper Guild votes 242-35 to keep New York Post publishing.
  • 18 Sep 1990 Atlanta is chosen to host 1996 (centennial) Summer Olympics
  • 20 Sep 1990 Saddam Hussein demands US networks broadcast his message.
  • 21 Sep 1990 Pirate Bobby Bond is 2nd to hit 30 HRs and steal 50 bases in a season (so he can play in 6 decades) because it is a publicity stunt
  • 22 Sep 1990 Andre Dawson steals his 300th base and is only player other than Willie Mays to have 300 home runs, 300 steals and 2,000 hits.
  • 23 Sep 1990 Nancy Lopez wins MBS LPGA Golf Classic
  • 24 Sep 1990 East Germany leaves Warsaw Pact
  • 25 Sep 1990 Saddam Hussein warns that US will repeat Vietnam experience
  • 26 Sep 1990 Motion Picture Association of America creates new NC-17 rating.
  • 27 Sep 1990 Dee Dee Ramone arrested on marijuana possession
  • 28 Sep 1990 Exiled emir of Kuwait visits White House
  • 29 Sep 1990 Love & Affection by Nelson peaks at #1 on pop singles chart
  • 30 Sep 1990 Chicago White Sox beat Seattle 2-1 in last game at Comiskey Park

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Movies

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Goodfellas

Goodfellas

Release year: 1990

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco

Country: United States of America

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Miller's Crossing

Miller's Crossing

Release year: 1990

Directed by: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen

Starring: Gabriel Byrne, Albert Finney, John Turturro, Marcia Gay Harden

Country: United States of America

Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead

Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead

Release year: 1990

Directed by: Tom Stoppard

Starring: Gary Oldman, Tim Roth, Richard Dreyfuss, Livio Badurina

The Field

The Field

Release year: 1990

Directed by: Jim Sheridan

Starring: Richard Harris, John Hurt, Sean Bean, Frances Tomelty

'Non', ou A Vã Glória de Mandar

'Non', ou A Vã Glória de Mandar

Release year: 1990

Directed by: Manoel de Oliveira

Starring: Luís Miguel Cintra, Diogo Dória, Miguel Guilherme, Luís Lucas

Books

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Coyote Waits by Tony Hillerman

Coyote Waits

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The car fire didn't kill Navajo Tribal Policeman Delbert Nez—a bullet did. And the old man in possession of the murder weapon is a whiskey-soaked shaman named Ashie Pinto.

An Inconvenient Woman by Dominick Dunne

An Inconvenient Woman

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Jules Mendelson is wealthy. Astronomically so. He and his wife lead the kind of charity-giving, art-filled, high-society life for which each has been carefully groomed.

Hammerheads by Dale Brown

Hammerheads

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Bestselling author Dale Brown tackles the controversial subject on America's drug war. The U.S. government has created an all-new drug-defense agency--Hammerheades--that will never make the war against drugs the same.

Killing Mister Watson by Peter Matthiessen

Killing Mister Watson

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Drawn from fragments of historical fact, Matthiessen's masterpiece brilliantly depicts the fortunes and misfortunes of Edgar J. Watson, a real-life entrepreneur and outlaw who appeared in the lawless Florida Everglades around

Megatrends 2000 by John Naisbitt and  Patricia Aburdene

Megatrends 2000

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Offering predictions and modern "soothsayings" for the 1990s and onwards, this book attempts to chart the changes to come, in politics, religion, advertising and culture.