What Happened on September 5, 1990

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


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Iraqi President Saddam Hussein urges Arabs to rise against the West

Iraqi President Saddam Hussein
Iraqi President
Saddam Hussein

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Pete Sampras ends Ivan Lendl's bid for 9th straight US Open final

Tennis Player Pete Sampras
Tennis Player
Pete Sampras
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion Ivan Lendl
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion
Ivan Lendl

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeremy Snider, US actor (Eric Jr-Bold & Beautiful)
  • Kim Yu-Na, Korean figure skater

Famous Deaths

  • Beppo Brem, actor (Frontgockel), dies of heart failure at 84
  • Ivan Mihailov, Bulgarian revolutionary (b. 1896)