1990


1990
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1960s  1970s  1980s  – 1990s –  2000s  2010s  2020s
Years: 1987 1988 198919901991 1992 1993
1990 by topic:
Subject
ArchaeologyArchitectureArtAviation – Awards – ComicsFilmHome videoLiterature (Poetry) – Meteorology – Music (Country, Metal) – Rail transportRadioScience – Spaceflight – SportsTelevisionVideo gaming
By country
AustraliaCanada – People's Republic of China – Ecuador – France – Germany – Greece – IndiaIreland – Israel – Italy – JapanLuxembourgMalaysia – Mexico – New ZealandNorwayPakistan – Philippines – SingaporeSouth Africa– Soviet Union – UK – USA – Zimbabwe
Leaders
Sovereign statesState leadersReligious leaders – Law
Birth and death categories
Births – Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments – Disestablishments
Works and introductions categories
Works – Introductions
v · d · e
1990 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1990
MCMXC
Ab urbe condita 2743
Armenian calendar 1439
ԹՎ ՌՆԼԹ
Assyrian calendar 6740
Bahá'í calendar 146 – 147
Bengali calendar 1397
Berber calendar 2940
British Regnal year 38 Eliz. 2 – 39 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2534
Burmese calendar 1352
Byzantine calendar 7498 – 7499
Chinese calendar 己巳年十二月初五日
(4626/4686-12-5)
— to —
庚午年十一月十五日
(4627/4687-11-15)
Coptic calendar 1706 – 1707
Ethiopian calendar 1982 – 1983
Hebrew calendar 5750 – 5751
Hindu calendars
 - Bikram Samwat 2046 – 2047
 - Shaka Samvat 1912 – 1913
 - Kali Yuga 5091 – 5092
Holocene calendar 11990
Iranian calendar 1368 – 1369
Islamic calendar 1410 – 1411
Japanese calendar Heisei 2
(平成2年)
Korean calendar 4323
Minguo calendar ROC 79
民國79年
Thai solar calendar 2533
Unix time 631152000 – 662687999
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1990 was a common year that started on a Monday. In the Gregorian calendar, it was the 1990th year of the Common Era, or of Anno Domini; the 990th year of the 2nd millennium; the 90th year of the 20th century; and the 1st year of the 1990s. It is often considered the final year of the Cold War era.

Events

January

January 7: The Pisa tower closed.
January 29: Trial relating to Exxon Valdez.

February

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April

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June

July

August

Gulf War Begins

September

October

November

Margaret Thatcher, the UK's only female Prime Minister, resigns after 11 years.

December

Date unknown

  • The last adornments in handwriting are de-standardized, to keep up with the Information Age.[10]
  • Homosexual acts between consenting adults are decriminalized in Queensland.

World population

World population
1990 1985 1995
World 5,263,593,000 4,830,979,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 432,614,000 +8.95 % 5,674,380,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 410,787,000 +7.80 %
Africa 622,443,000 541,718,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 80,629,000 +14.88 % 707,462,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 85,019,000 +13.66 %
Asia 3,167,807,000 2,887,552,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 280,255,000 +9.71 % 3,430,052,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 262,245,000 +8.28 %
Europe 721,582,000 706,009,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 15,573,000 +2.21 % 727,405,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 5,823,000 +0.81 %
Latin America 441,525,000 401,469,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 40,056,000 +9.98 % 481,099,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 39,574,000 +8.96 %
North America 283,549,000 269,456,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 14,093,000 +5.23 % 299,438,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 15,889,000 +5.60 %
Oceania 26,687,000 24,678,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 2,009,000 +8.14 % 28,924,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 2,237,000 +8.38 %

Births

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Deaths

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Nobel Prizes

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Templeton Prize

  • Baba Amte (Joint Award)
  • L. Charles Birch (Joint Award)

Fields Medal

Right Livelihood Award

In Fiction

References


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