September 1990 in history

September 1990 events chronologically

Sep 2 Transnistria is unilaterally proclaimed a Soviet republic; the Soviet president Mikhail Gorbachev declares the decision null and void
Sep 5 Sri Lankan Civil War: Sri Lankan Army soldiers slaughter 158 civilians
Sep 9 1990 Batticaloa massacre, massacre of 184 minority Tamil civilians by Sri Lankan Army in the eastern Batticaloa District of Sri Lanka
Sep 10 The Basilica of Our Lady of Peace in Yamoussoukro, Côte d'Ivoire, the largest church in Africa, is consecrated by Pope John Paul II
Sep 12 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
Sep 15 France announces it will send 4,000 troops to the Persian Gulf
Sep 16 The railroad between the People's Republic of China and Kazakhstan is completed at Dostyk, adding a sizable link to the concept of the Eurasian Land Bridge

Top 7 most famous people born in September 1990

Sep 5 Kim Yuna a former South Korean figure skater. She is the 2010 Olympic champion and 2014 silver medalist in ladies' singles; the 2009, 2013 World champion; the 2009 Four Continents champion; a three-time Grand Prix Final champion; the 2006 World Junior champion; the 2005 Junior Grand Prix Final champion; and a six-time South Korean national champion
Sep 6 John Wall (basketball) an American professional basketball point guard with the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association. A Raleigh, North Carolina native, Wall was chosen first overall in the 2010 NBA draft by the Wizards after playing one year at the University of Kentucky
Sep 18 Lewis Holtby a German professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Hamburger SV on loan from Tottenham Hotspur.
Sep 20 Phillip Phillips an American singer-songwriter who won the eleventh season of American Idol on May 23, 2012. His coronation song "Home", released after his win, became the best selling of all coronation songs. His debut album The World from the Side of the Moon was released on November 19, 2012. His second album, Behind the Light, was released on May 19, 2014
Sep 20 John Tavares (ice hockey) a Canadian professional ice hockey centre who serves as captain for the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League. He was selected first overall by the Islanders in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. Tavares then signed a three-year, entry-level contract in July 2009
Sep 22 Denard Robinson an American football running back for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League. Robinson was the starting quarterback in all 26 games for the 2010 and 2011 Michigan Wolverines football teams and played at the same position as a senior for the 2012 team as well as running back and receiver in the second half of the season. The Jacksonville Jaguars selected him in the fifth round of the 2013 NFL Draft
Sep 25 Mao Asada a Japanese competitive figure skater and an Olympic silver medalist noted for her flexibility, expressive step sequences and triple axel jumps. She is the only female figure skater who has landed three triple axels in one competition, which she achieved at the 2010 Winter Olympics

Top 7 most famous people died in September 1990

Sep 2 John Bowlby a British psychologist, psychiatrist, and psychoanalyst, notable for his interest in child development and for his pioneering work in attachment theory.
Sep 4 Irene Dunne an American film actress and singer of the 1930s, 1940s and early 1950s. Dunne was nominated five times for the Academy Award for Best Actress, for her performances in Cimarron , Theodora Goes Wild , The Awful Truth , Love Affair and I Remember Mama. She was named to the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame in 1958
Sep 6 Len Hutton an English Test cricketer, who played for Yorkshire and England before and after the Second World War as an opening batsman. Wisden Cricketers' Almanack described him as one of the greatest batsmen in the history of cricket. He set a record in 1938 for the highest individual innings in a Test match in only his sixth Test appearance, scoring 364 runs against Australia, a milestone that stood for nearly 20 years. In 1952, he became the first professional cricketer of the 20th Century to captain England in Tests; under his captaincy England won the Ashes the following year for the first time in 19 years. Following the war, he was the mainstay of England's batting, and the team depended greatly on his success
Sep 7 A. J. P. Taylor Alan John Percivale "A. P." Taylor FBA was an English historian who specialised in 19th- and 20th-century European diplomacy. Both a journalist and a broadcaster, he became well known to millions through his television lectures. His combination of academic rigour and popular appeal led the historian Richard Overy to describe him as "the Macaulay of our age"
Sep 9 Samuel Doe the leader of Liberia from 1980 to 1990. He served as chairman of the People's Redemption Council and de facto head of state from 1980 until his election as the 21st President of Liberia in 1985. He was the first indigenous head of state in Liberian history
Sep 26 Alberto Moravia an Italian novelist and journalist. His novels explored matters of modern sexuality, social alienation, and existentialism
Sep 30 Patrick White widely regarded as one of the most important English-language novelists of the 20th century. From 1935 until his death, he published 12 novels, three short-story collections and eight plays