On This Day

What Happened on July 5, 1990

Historical Events

Sports History

Steffi Graf's record run of 13 consecutive tennis Grand Slam singles finals ends, beaten in Wimbledon semi-finals 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 by American Zina Garrison

Famous Deaths

  • Mitch Snyder, homeless advocate, commits suicide by hanging at 46
1990 Highlights

About July 5, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer