On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1990

Historical Events

  • C-5 transport plane crashes at Ramstein Air Force Base, Germany, killing 13

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Saddam Hussein declares America can't beat Iraq

Iraqi President and Dictator Saddam Hussein
Iraqi President and Dictator
Saddam Hussein

Famous Birthdays

  • Sam Stern, British chef and author, born in Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • Sandy, dog in the play Annie, dies at 16
1990 Highlights

About August 29, 1990

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo