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More than 7,000 Kaneohe-based troops deployed to the Persian Gulf for Operation Desert Storm.

Tom "Daddy" Haine is the first Hawai'i player inducted into the Volleyball Hall of Fame.

Ke Koa - a group of O'ahu and Maui women soccer players over 30 - become Hawaii's first soccer team to win a national championship; Ke Koa's Marianne Itchener is tournament MVP.

HAL Inc. posts what is said to be the biggest annual loss ever recorded by a Hawai'i company.

First Hawaiian Inc. receives final federal court approval for purchase of First Interstate.

Bank America Corporation acquires Honfed Bank, Hawaii's largest savings institution.

During the first half of the year, consumer prices jump 8.3%, the sharpest rise since the mid 1980s. Personal income of Hawai'i residents also falls.

Ala Moana announces major expansion that will bring Neiman Marcus to the mall as well as 30-35 other shops and additional parking for 1,500 cars.

Hilton Hawaiian Village announces plans to remove its landmark geodesic dome based on a design by Buckminster Fuller.

The volcanic peaks of Hawai'i and Maui are the best observation points for a total eclipse of the sun.

"Black Tuesday" - O'ahu loses all electrical power for 12 hours when Hawaiian Electric's complete island-wide grid shuts down.

W.M. Keck telescope built on Mauna Kea and scientific observations begin in 1993.

Carolyn Sapp is the first Hawai'i resident crowned Miss America.

Soviet Union collapses.

World Wide Web becomes available for public access.

Gulf War fought by U.S.-led international coalition against Iraq after Iraq invades Kuwait.

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