What Happened on July 1, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st Zen winter session in Sydney Zen Center's Gorrick's Run Zendo

Sport awardGolf Major

Canadian Open Golf (du Maurier Classic), Westmount GC: Cathy Johnston wins by 2 strokes from Patty Sheehan for her only LPGA Tour win

LPGA Golfer Patty Sheehan
LPGA Golfer
Patty Sheehan
  • German Democratic Republic accepts Deutsche Mark as its currency
  • In Victoria, Australia, helmetless bike riding becomes illegal

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Open Senior Golf, Ridgewood CC: Lee Trevino wins by 2 strokes from Jack Nicklaus for his first Seniors tour major title


Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Country singer-songwriter Hank Williams Jr (41) weds model Mary Jane Thomas at a Congregational church near his ranch in Missoula, Montana

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Hank Williams Jr
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Hank Williams Jr

Famous Deaths

  • Anna Palk, actress (Play it Cool, Frozen Dead), dies of cancer at 48
  • Jurriaan Schrofer, graphic designer, dies