On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 10,000 Uganda RPF rebels move into Rwanda
  • Meteorite explodes above Pacific Ocean

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Saddam Hussein says he may be willing to negotiate the occupation of Kuwait and would consider foreign participation in negotiations

Iraqi President and Dictator Saddam Hussein
Iraqi President and Dictator
Saddam Hussein

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Serbs in Croatia proclaim autonomy

President of Croatia Franjo Tuđman
President of Croatia
Franjo Tuđman

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US President George H. W. Bush at UN, condemns Iraq's takeover of Kuwait

41st US President George H. W. Bush
41st US President
George H. W. Bush

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie McDonnell, British YouTube Personality

Famous Deaths

  • Christine Forrest, actress (Martin), dies
  • Curtis E LeMay, USAF General/VP candidate, dies at 83