On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1990

Historical Events

  • Goodwill Games opens in Seattle, Washington

Music History

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

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? 31 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer