On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1990

Historical Events

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

Historic Event

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

Historic Event

Serbs in Croatia proclaim autonomy

Historic Event

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


Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie McDonnell, British YouTube Personality

Famous Deaths

  • Andrzej Krzanowski, Polish classical composer and accordionist (The Wind Carries the Echo Across a Wood Clearing), dies at 49
  • Christine Forrest, actress (Martin), dies
  • Curtis E LeMay, USAF General/VP candidate, dies at 83
1990 Highlights

About October 1, 1990

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra