What Happened on August 24, 1990

Historical Events

  • 3,500 peacekeepers arrive in Liberia
  • Iraqi troops surround US & other embassies in Kuwait City

Famous Birthdays

  • Elizabeth Debicki, Australian actress (The Great Gatsby; Widows; Tenet), born in Paris, France
Born in 1990

Famous Deaths

  • Gailli AbedElrhman, Sudanese writer (b. 1931)
  • Sergei Dovlatov, Russian writer, dies at 48

About August 24, 1990

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Vision Of Love - Mariah Carey
  • UK #1 Song: Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka Dot Bikini - Bombalurina Ft. Timmy Mallett