What Happened on July 8, 1990

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 12:34:56 on 7/8/90 (1234567890)
  • Brewers beat Angels 20-7, including 13 in 5th inning
  • FIFA World Cup Final: 85th minute penalty by Andreas Brehme gives West Germany 1-0 win over Argentina in Rome, Italy
  • Trailing 7-0, Brewers tie Angels & then score 13 in 5th to win 20-7

Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Stefan Edberg beats Boris Becker 6-2, 6-2, 3-6, 3-6, 6-4 for his 2nd Wimbledon singles crown

Tennis Legend Boris Becker
Tennis Legend
Boris Becker

Famous Deaths

  • Howard Duff, American actor (Flamingo Road, Knots Landing), dies of a heart attack at 76
  • Malcolm Hilton, English cricket slow left-arm (4 Tests), dies at 61