On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1990

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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

  • Ludi Claire Hugo, entertainer, dies at 70
  • Maurice Girodias, French publisher and founder (Olympia Press), dies at 71