What Happened on August 1, 1990

Historical Events

  • "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" closes at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC after 149 performances
  • British pop-reggae band UB40 deported from Seychelles after being arrested on suspicion of marijuana possession
  • 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
1990 Highlights

About August 1, 1990

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 5 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Vision Of Love - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: Turtle Power - Partners In Kryme