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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

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

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

Country: United States of America

Memento

Memento

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss, Joe Pantoliano, Mark Boone Junior

Country: United States of America

Rocco and His Brothers

Rocco and His Brothers

Directed by: Luchino Visconti

Starring: Alain Delon, Renato Salvatori, Annie Girardot, Claudia Cardinale

Country: United States of America

Intersection

Intersection

Directed by: Tim French

Starring: Hoyt Richards, Anabella Casanova, Johnny Williams, Bonnie Hellman

The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt, Anne Bancroft, John Gielgud

Country: United States of America

Books

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You Just Don'T Understand by Deborah Tannen

You Just Don'T Understand

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Women and men live in different worlds...made of different words.Spending nearly four years on the New York Times bestseller list, including eight months at number one, You Just Don't Understand is

Darkness Visible by William Styron

Darkness Visible

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A work of great personal courage and a literary tour de force, this bestseller is Styron's true account of his descent into a crippling and almost suicidal depression.

The Politics Of Rich And Poor by Kevin Phillips

The Politics Of Rich And Poor

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The enormous concentration of wealth in the United States during the 1980s--most of it in the hands of the top 1% of the population--will provoke what Phillips calls a watershed change

The General In His Labyrinth by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

The General In His Labyrinth

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General Simon Bolivar, “the Liberator” of five South American countries, takes a last melancholy journey down the Magdalena River, revisiting cities along its shores, and reliving the triumphs, passions, and betrayals

Every Spy A Prince by Dan Raviv and Yossi Melman

Every Spy A Prince

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The first comprehensive and balanced account of the most controversial and well-known espionage organization in the world, taking readers through the complex web of politics and personal ambition that led to