On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 1990

Historical Events

  • Ms. Magazine hits newsstands again after an 8 month hiatus
  • US warships in Persian Gulf placed on alert after Iraq masses nearly 30,000 troops near its border with Kuwait

Famous Birthdays

  • Daveigh Chase, American actress, singer and model (Samantha Darko, Donnie Darko), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Evan James Springsteen, American rocker and Bruce Springsteen's son, born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Clarke, director (Elephant, Road, Scum, Firm), dies at 54
1990 Highlights

About July 24, 1990

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo