What Happened on August 8, 1990

Historical Events

  • Baltimore Orioles pull their 10th triple play (1-6-3 vs Oakland)

Baseball Record

Carlton Fisk ties Johnny Bench hitting 327 HRs as a catcher

  • Iraq annexes Kuwait as its 19th province

Sports History

Pete Rose begins 5-ms prison term at Marion (IL) Federal prison camp

1990 History

Famous Deaths

  • Andrzej Dobrowolski, Polish classical and experimental composer, dies at 68

About August 8, 1990

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 9 months and 29 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