On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1990

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President George H. W. Bush calls up military reserves

41st US President George H. W. Bush
41st US President
George H. W. Bush

Famous Deaths

  • "Boogie" Bill Webb, American Louisiana blues and R&B guitarist, singer and songwriter ("Bad Dog"), dies at 66
  • Merlin Marston, American actor (Blue Sky), dies of non-Hodgkins lymphoma at 46
1990 Highlights

About August 22, 1990

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo