What Happened on August 7, 1990

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • NY Yankee Kevin Mass sets record with 12th HR in 1st 92 at bats & becomes 21st to hit a ball into 3rd deck of Seattle's Kingdome
  • Operation Desert Shield begins - US deploys troops to Saudi Arabia

Famous Deaths

  • Eva Sully Block, actress (Kid Millions), dies of heart failure at 88