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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in July 1990.
The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on July 1990: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 1990?


Events

  • 01 Jul 1990 11th US Seniors Golf Open: Lee Trevino
  • 02 Jul 1990 Panic in tunnel of Mecca: 1,426 pilgrims trampled to death
  • 03 Jul 1990 Members of 2 Live Crew formally charged with obscenity in Florida
  • 04 Jul 1990 2 Live Crew release Banned in the USA the lyrics quote Star Spangled Banner and Gettysburg Address
  • 05 Jul 1990 Zina Garrison upsets Steffi Graf in Wimbeldon semi-finals.
  • 06 Jul 1990 After pitching a no-hitter lose, New York Yankee Andy Hawkins pitches a complete 12 inn game and loses 2-0
  • 07 Jul 1990 97th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats Z Garrison (64 61)
  • 08 Jul 1990 12:34:56 on 7 / 8 / 90 (1234567890)
  • 09 Jul 1990 104th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: S Edberg beats B Becker (62 62 36 36 64)
  • 10 Jul 1990 61st All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 2-0 at Wrigley Field, Chicago
  • 11 Jul 1990 New York City police arrest "Dartman" (stabbed over 50 women with darts).
  • 12 Jul 1990 Les Miserables, opens at National Theatre, Washington
  • 13 Jul 1990 An earthquake with its epicentre in Afghanistan results in the greatest number of fatalities in a mountaineering accident in High Asian mountains when an avalanche kills 43 climbers in Camp I on Pik Lenina (Lenin Peak).
  • 16 Jul 1990 400 die in a (7.7) earthquake in Philippines
  • 17 Jul 1990 Minn Twins become 1st team to turn 2 triple plays in a game but lose to Boston Red Sox 1-0
  • 19 Jul 1990 Dave Raghetti pitches in his 499th game as a New York Yankee, passing Whitey Ford in most appearances as a New York Yankee
  • 20 Jul 1990 Justice William Brennan resigns from the US Supreme Court after 36 years.
  • 21 Jul 1990 Goodwill Games opens in Seattle, Washington.
  • 22 Jul 1990 119th British Golf Open: Nick Faldo shoots 270 at St. Andrews Scotland
  • 23 Jul 1990 Rosie Jones, (St. Louis), 26, crowned 22nd Miss Black America
  • 24 Jul 1990 Ms. Magazine hits newstands again after an 8 month hiatus
  • 25 Jul 1990 Les Miserables, opens at Princess Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver
  • 26 Jul 1990 General Hospital tapes its 7,000th episode
  • 27 Jul 1990 White-Russia declares independence
  • 28 Jul 1990 Blackout hits Chicago
  • 29 Jul 1990 26th Curtis Cup: US wins 14-4
  • 30 Jul 1990 5 Bank of Credit and Commerce members found guilty of money
  • 31 Jul 1990 Bosnia-Hercegovina declares independence

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Movies

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Inception

Inception

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ellen Page, Ken Watanabe

Country: United States of America

Cup Fever

Cup Fever

Directed by: David Bracknell

Starring: Bernard Cribbins, Sonia Graham, Dermot Kelly, David Lodge

Dersu Uzala

Dersu Uzala

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Maksim Munzuk, Yuriy Solomin, Mikhail Bychkov, Vladimir Khrulev

Country: United States of America

Drishyam

Drishyam

Directed by: Nishikant Kamat

Starring: Ajay Devgn, Shriya Saran, Tabu, Rajat Kapoor

Come and See

Come and See

Directed by: Elem Klimov

Starring: Aleksey Kravchenko, Olga Mironova, Liubomiras Laucevicius, Vladas Bagdonas

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in July 1990?
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What I Saw At The Revolution by Peggy  Noonan

What I Saw At The Revolution

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On the hundredth anniversary of Ronald Reagan’s birth comes the twentieth-anniversary edition of Peggy Noonan’s critically acclaimed bestseller What I Saw at the Revolution, for which she provides a new Preface

It Was On Fire When I Lay Down On It by Robert Fulghum

It Was On Fire When I Lay Down On It

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In his first phenomenal best-seller, EVERYTHING I NEED TO KNOW I LEARNED IN KINDERGARTEN, Robert Fulghum reminded readers everywhere of some plain and still-true truths.

Family Pictures by Sue Miller

Family Pictures

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A Masterful, Engrossing Novel About The Life Of A Large Family That Is Deeply Bounded By The Stranger In Their Midst -- An Autistic Child

Peril And Promise by John Chancellor

Peril And Promise

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Peril and Promise by John Chancellor Language: English

Barbarians At The Gate by Bryan  Burrough and John Helyar

Barbarians At The Gate

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“One of the finest, most compelling accounts of what happened to corporate America and Wall Street in the 1980’s.”—New York Times Book ReviewA #1 New York Times bestseller and arguably the