Nineties Internet Wikia
Nineties Internet Wikia

1990 was a year:


  • 5 May – The Eurovision Song Contest 1990 is held in Zagreb. The song Insieme: 1992, performed by Toto Cutugno for Italy, wins the contest.
  • 8 July: West Germany wins the FIFA World Cup by defeating Argentina, 1–0, in the final game at the Olympic Stadium in Rome, Italy.[1]
  • 3 October: The German Democratic Republic joins the Federal Republic of Germany.[2]
  • 23 December – The majority of the People of Slovenia votes in a referendum for independence from Yugoslavia.[3]




  1. World Cup 1990 (English). RSSSF. Retrieved on 7 July 2020.
  2. Germany (English). World Statesmen. Retrieved on 7 July 2020.
  3. Independence & Unity Day (English). Total Slovenia News (26 December 2018). Retrieved on 8 July 2020.