Historical Events In 1991
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Aug 15 Marietta Tree, ambassador (UN Comm of Human Rights), dies at 74 in the year 1991.
Aug 16 Pres Bush declares the recession is near an end in the year 1991.
Aug 16 On this day in history robert DiMatte Jr, stage director/actor, dies at 43
Aug 17 On this day in history don Dubbins, actor (Enchanted Island, DI), dies at 63
Aug 17 Wade Frankum runs amok with automatic rifle and knife at Strathfield in Sydney, killing seven people and himself in the year 1991.
Aug 18 On this day in history pan Am games closes in Havana
Aug 18 On this day in history vaughn Shoemaker, US cartoonist (John Q Public, Pulitzer), dies
Aug 19 A coup attempts to remove President Gorbachev from power in the Soviet Union on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history coup in Russia deposes Mikhail Gorbachev
Aug 20 Betty Bowden, British dancer/actress (Vote for Nigel), dies at 86 in the year 1991.
Aug 21 Attempted coup against Mikial Gorbachev stopped by Boris Yeltsin on this day in history.
Aug 21 Communist coup is crushed in USSR in 2 days in the year 1991.
Aug 21 Oswald von Nell-Breuning, German theologist/philosopher, dies at 101 in the year 1991.
Aug 22 Boris Pugo, USSR minister of Interior (1990), commits suicide in the year 1991.
Aug 23 Florence B Seibert, bio-chemist (TB), dies at 93 on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1991 abel Kivlat, US 1500m runner (Olympic-silver-1912), dies at 99
Aug 24 Gorbachev resigns as head of USSR Communist Party in the year 1991.
Aug 24 In the year 1991 ukraine declares independence from the USSR
Aug 25 Carl Lewis runs 100m in 9.86 seconds in the year 1991.
Aug 25 In the year 1991 don Nute, entertainer, dies of AIDS at 56
Aug 26 On this day in history royal Brett Saberegen no-hits White Sox 7-0
Aug 28 5 die in a NYC subway's 3rd worst accident in the year 1991.
Aug 28 Christian Anders, actor/composer (Death Stone, Love Cult), dies in the year 1991.
Aug 28 In the year 1991 red Tom Browning vs Expo Dennis Martinez both perfect game pitcher
Aug 29 Dallas Adams, British painter/writer/actor (Terror from Within), dies in the year 1991.
Aug 29 In the year 1991 john F Kennedy Jr wins his first law case
Aug 29 In the year 1991 the Communist Party ends 75 years of power in the USSR.
Aug 29 On this day in history the Soviet Communist Party was formally suspended as leader of USSR
Aug 30 In the year 1991 alan Wheatley
Aug 30 Dan O'Brien sets US decathalon record with 8,812 points on this day in history.
Aug 30 France beats US by narrowest Ryder Cup margin - 14« to 13« on this day in history.
Aug 31 Leigh Watson, US aviation pioneer/air force general, dies at 93 in the year 1991.
Sep 01 Mark Robinson, British actor (The Girl), dies at 30 on this day in history.
Sep 02 In the year 1991 alfonso Garcia Robles, Mexican foreign minister (Nobel 1982), dies