On July 20, 1987, the United Nations Security
Counsel passed Resolution
598, which condemned the Iran-Iraq. The Resolution further
called on both parties to move for an immediate cease-fire and a
return to the borders that existed before the conflict.
On July 20, 1990, Justice William J. Brennan
retired from the US Supreme Court after 34 years of service.
Learn more about Justice Brennan from NYU's Brennan Center for Justice.