What Happened on December 22, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Iraq announces it will never give up Kuwait
  • Israeli ferry capsizes killing 21 US servicemen
  • Lech Walesa sworn in as Poland's 1st popularly elected president

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul Coffey becomes the second NHL defenceman to record 1000 points, doing so in a record-breaking 770 games

NHL Star Paul Coffey
NHL Star
Paul Coffey

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-Baptiste Maunier, French actor

Famous Deaths

  • Cecil Effinger, composer, dies at 76
  • Helene Stanley, actress (Carnival Story, Roar of the Crowd), dies