Other events of 1990
Timeline of Malaysian history
This article is about the year 1990 in Malaysia, which marks 33 years of nationhood for the country.
Yang di-Pertuan Agong: Sultan Azlan Shah
Raja Permaisuri Agong: Tuanku Bainun
Prime Minister: Dato' Sri Dr Mahathir Mohammad
Deputy Prime Minister: Dato' Ghafar Baba
Sultan of Johor: Sultan Iskandar
Sultan of Kedah: Sultan Abdul Halim Muadzam Shah
Sultan of Kelantan: Sultan Ismail Petra
Raja of Perlis: Tuanku Syed Putra
Sultan of Perak: Raja Nazrin Shah (Regent)
Sultan of Pahang: Sultan Ahmad Shah
Sultan of Selangor: Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah
Sultan of Terengganu: Sultan Mahmud Al-Muktafi Billah Shah
Yang di-Pertuan Besar of Negeri Sembilan: Tuanku Jaafar (Deputy Yang di-Pertuan Agong)
Yang di-Pertua Negeri (Governor) of Penang: Tun Dr Hamdan Sheikh Tahir
Yang di-Pertua Negeri (Governor) of Malacca: Tun Syed Ahmad Al-Haj bin Syed Mahmud Shahabuddin
Yang di-Pertua Negeri (Governor) of Sarawak: Tun Ahmad Zaidi Adruce Mohammed Noor
Yang di-Pertua Negeri (Governor) of Sabah: Tun Said Keruak
1 January – The introduction of unleaded petrol in Malaysia.
1 January – Visit Malaysia Year 1990 officially began.
1 January – Dataran Merdeka or Merdeka Square (formerly Padang Kelab Selangor) is officially opened.
2 January – The Amanah Saham Bumiputra (ASB) scheme is launched.
28 February – 17 people including 11 Federal Reserve Unit (FRU) riot police personal were killed in a collision between FRU riot police vehicles, tankers lorry, a passenger bus and 10 cars at kilometre 31 of the Kuala Lumpur-Karak Highway not far from Genting Sempah Tunnel in Gombak, Selangor.
14 May – Kuala Lumpur celebrates 100 years of local authority. The new federal territory of Kuala Lumpur flag and anthem are introduced.
29 May – Tun Hussein Onn, Malaysia's 3rd prime minister dies. His body was interred at Makam Pahlawan, near Masjid Negara, Kuala Lumpur.
1 June – The First Non-Aligned Summit Meeting G15 is held for the first time in Kuala Lumpur
2 June – P. Ramlee awarded the Darjah Panglima Setia Mahkota (DPSM) highest award with a title Tan Sri
2 July – A stampede inside a pedestrian tunnel (Al-Ma'aisim Tunnel) leading out from Mecca towards Mina and the Plains of Arafat led to the deaths of 1,426 pilgrims including 122 Malaysians.
11 July – The Malaysia Agriculture Park (Taman Pertanian Malaysia), Bukit Cahaya Seri Alam is opened to public.
3 August – Proton Saga with Megavalve engine is launched.
1 September – The Lembaga Letrik Negara (National Electricity Board) (LLN) was incorporated as Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB).
17 October – The Communist insurgency in Sarawak has officially over. The peace treaty between Malaysia government and the second bureau of the North Kalimantan Communist Party are signed in Kuching, Sarawak.
21 October – The Malaysian General Elections. Kelantan now under PAS party.
1 November – South Africa's anti-apartheid leader, Nelson Mandela made his four-day visit to Malaysia.
7 December – Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj, first Malaysian Prime Minister or also known as "Father of Malayan Independence" or "Father of Malaysia" dies. His body was brought back to Kedah and laid to rest at Kedah Royal Mausoleum, Langgar.
1990 in Malaysia Wikipedia
BerjayaBrian Nickson Lomas – diving
Mohamad Afeez Bin Abdul Aziz – Power Broker
Fattah Amin – Malaysian actor
Hafiz Suip – Malaysian singer
Siti Saleha – Malaysian actress
Nad Zainal – Malaysian actress
Izzue Islam – actor and singer
Hanis Zalikha – actress, TV host and blogger
Sara Ali – actress
21 March – Ahmad Aminuddin Shaharuddin – football player
5 July – Tunku Abdul Jalil ibni Sultan Ibrahim Ismail – Tunku Laksamana Johor.
18 July – Mohd Azniee Taib – Malaysian football player
2 August – Juzzthin – actor and singer
13 August – Shila Amzah – singer
18 August – Stracie Angie Anam (Stacy) – singers
19 September – Alif Satar – singer
24 December – Tengku Amir Shah – Raja Muda of Selangor
30 December – Nik Shahrul Azim Abdul Halim – Malaysian football player
Tun Hussein Onn — Third Malaysian Prime Minister, also known as "Father of Unity"
Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj — First Malaysian Prime Minister, also known as "Father of Malayan Independence" or "Father of Malaysia"