August 2, 1990 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Iraq invades & occupies Kuwait, Emir flees to Saudi Arabia

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President George H. W. Bush orders troops to Saudi Arabia

41st US President George H. W. Bush
41st US President
George H. W. Bush
  • Yankees rookie Kevin Maas hits his 10th home run in just 77 at bats

Deaths in History

  • Norman Mclean, American writer (b. 1902)