On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1990

Historical Events

  • Liberian President Samuel Kanyon Doe offers to resign in response to rebel incursions in his country; he is later kidnapped and executed
  • Members of 2 Live Crew formally charged with obscenity in Florida

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Girodias, French publisher and founder (Olympia Press), dies at 71
1990 Highlights

About July 3, 1990

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Step By Step - New Kids On The Block
  • UK #1 Song: Sacrifice/Healing Hands - Elton John