On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1990

Historical Events

  • Goodwill Games opens in Seattle, Washington

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pink Floyd's "The Wall" is performed where the Berlin Wall once stood

Singer-songwriter and Producer David Gilmour
Singer-songwriter and Producer
David Gilmour
Rock Bassist and Vocalist Roger Waters
Rock Bassist and Vocalist
Roger Waters

Famous Deaths

  • Manuel Puig, Argentine writer (Buenos Aires Affair), dies at 57
  • Sacha Piteoff, dies of heart failure at 70
  • Stanley Shapiro, dies of leukemia at 65
1990 Highlights

About July 21, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer