On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1990

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC after 149 performances
  • Iraq pulls out of talks with Kuwait
  • Soyuz TM-10 launches

Famous Birthdays

  • Landry Allbright, American actress (Bridget Forrester in Bold & Beautiful), born in San Dimas, California

Famous Deaths

  • Norbert Elias, German/English/Neth philosopher/sociologist, dies