What Happened on December 8, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Galileo Earth-1 Flyby
  • Indians agree to a lease new ballpark in Gateway (Jacobs Field)

Famous Deaths

  • Martin Ritt, American director/actor (Norma Rae), dies at 70
  • Pony Sherrell Metcalf, NY, singer, dies of heart attack