Historical Events on August 17, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Exorcist 3" film written and directed by William Peter Blatty, premieres

Writer & Filmmaker William Peter Blatty
Writer & Filmmaker
William Peter Blatty
  • Carlton Fisk hits White Sox record 187th HR

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Phyllis Polander sues Mike Tyson for sexual harassment

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Mike Tyson