On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1990

Historical Events

  • General Hospital records its 7,000th episode
  • US beats Soviet Union 17-0 in baseball at Goodwill Games

Historic Event

US President George H. W. Bush signs Americans With Disabilities Act

Famous Birthdays

  • Zach Serleth, American jazz, bluegrass, and klezmer bassist and banjo player, born in Baltimore, Maryland

Famous Deaths

  • Brent Mydland, American rock keyboardist and vocalist (Grateful Dead - "Hell In A Bucket"; "I Will Take You Home"), dies of a cocaine and morphine "speedball" overdose at 38
1990 Highlights

About July 26, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo