On this date in 19991, elements o the US 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment slammed into elements of the Iraqi Army's Republican Guard divisions at a place on a map called 73 Easting. It was a classic Armor/Cavalry battle that destroyed several divisions of the Iraqi army.
Your humble scribe was not there. I was on active duty as an Operations Officer at Fort Polk, wishing I was there.
It doesn't seem like 30 years, does it?