1990

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Countries Australia - Canada - India - Ireland - South Africa
Other Births - Deaths - Sport - State leaders - Religious leaders - Video gaming
For information on the number, see 1990 (number).
For the Temptations album, see 1990 (Temptations album)
"MCMXC" redirects here; for the Enigma album, see MCMXC a.D..

1990 (MCMXC) is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar.

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Events

January

February

Nelson Mandela, leader of the African National Congress, is set free from prison by the South African government, signalling the end of Apartheid in South Africa
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Nelson Mandela, leader of the African National Congress, is set free from prison by the South African government, signalling the end of Apartheid in South Africa

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births

Deaths

Nobel Prizes

Bank of Sweden Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel

Fields Medalists

Templeton Prize

Right Livelihood Award

Uncertain dates

For a brief while in early 1990, Romania had a civil war in the aftermath of the Romanian Revolution of 1989, the opposition was for Nicolae Ceauşescu and the Communist regime, and those for the new regime.

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