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Diego Maradona - A Nightmare

Time: Sunday Jul 8, 1990

Place: Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy

Details: The 1990 FIFA World Cup Final was a football match played between West Germany and Argentina to determine the winner of the 1990 FIFA World Cup. The game took place on 8 July 1990 at the Stadio Olimpico in Italy's capital and largest city, Rome, and was won 1–0 by West Germany, with a late penalty kick taken by Andreas Brehme being the game's only goal.



Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi-Sad night at Rome
Tuesday Apr 10, 2018 - Rome, Italy
Heysel plan
Heysel Stadium Events-1984 European Cup Final
Wednesday May 30, 1984 - Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy
Diego Maradona
Diego Maradona-Match for Peace
Monday Sep 1, 2014 - Rome, Italy
Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi-2009 UEFA Champions League
Wednesday May 27, 2009 - Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy
Q. Servilius Caepio
Roman Republic-Titus Verginius Tricostus Rutilus assigned in the war with Veii
479 BC - Roman Republic (Present-Day Rome, Italy)

On This Day - 8 July

Byzantine Empire
Byzantine Empire-Battle of Sirmium
Saturday Jul 8, 1167 - Sirmium, Byzantine Empire
Galileo Galilei
Galileo Galilei-Pope Gregory XV died and was succeeded by Pope Urban VIII
Saturday Jul 8, 1623 - Rome, Papal States
Ottoman Empire Coat of arms
Ottoman Empire-Battle of Poltava
Monday Jul 8, 1709 - Poltava (Present-Day in Ukraine)
Portrait d'Ibrahim Pacha
Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt-Ibrahim defeated Ottoman army at Homs
Friday Jul 8, 1831 - Homs, Syria
Muhammad Ali Pasha
Muhammad Ali of Egypt-Treaty of Hünkâr İskelesi
Monday Jul 8, 1833 - Ottoman Empire

July 1990

Demolished vehicles line Highway 80, also known as the "Highway of Death", the route fleeing Iraqi forces took as they retreated fom Kuwait during Operation Desert Storm Image
Gulf War-Threatened to take military action
Jul, 1990 - Iraq
Berlin Wall Image
Berlin Wall-East Germany adopted the West German currency
Sunday Jul 1, 1990 - East Germany, Germany
Kosovo War Image
Kosovo War-Serbia approved the new amendments to the Constitution of Serbia
Sunday Jul 1, 1990 - Serbia
Kosovo War Image
Kosovo War-Kosovo Assembly declared Kosovo an independent republic within Yugoslavia
Monday Jul 2, 1990 - Kosovo
Kosovo War Image
Kosovo War-The Serbian Assembly dissolved the Kosovo Assembly
Thursday Jul 5, 1990 - Kosovo


Rwandan genocide
Rwandan genocide-The RPF invaded
1990 - Rwanda
Rwandan genocide
Rwandan genocide-Civil Defense
1990 - Rwanda
Destroyed Yugoslav Army T-55 tank. This tank was hit by a Croatian AT missile, abandoned by its crew and later destroyed by another JNA tank
Croatian War of Independence-The League of Communists broke up
Jan, 1990 - Croatia
Kosovo War Image
Kosovo War-the Yugoslav government announced it would press ahead with the creation of a multi-party system
Jan, 1990 - Serbia (Yugoslavia)
Rwandan genocide
Rwandan genocide-Large numbers of grenades and munitions
1990 - Rwanda