On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 1990

Historical Events

Golf Tournament

90th US Golf Amateur Championship won by Phil Mickelson

British Golf Open

British Open Men's Golf, St Andrews: Englishman Nick Faldo wins the 2nd of his 3 Open Championships by 5 strokes from runners-up Mark McNulty & Payne Stewart

Famous Deaths

  • George Wood, dies of diabetes complications at 56
  • Otmar Nussio, Swiss conductor and composer (Boccaccio Suite), dies at 87
  • Preben Neergaard, Danish actor (Mordskab), dies of cancer at 70
1990 Highlights

About July 22, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer