Historical Events In 1991
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Dec 22 Ernst Krenek, Austrian/US composer (Orpheus & Eurydike), dies at 91 on this day in history.
Dec 23 In the year 1991 byron Q Griffith, producer/actor, dies at 73
Dec 23 New York Daily News publisher Kevin Maxwell resigns on this day in history.
Dec 24 Mary Kinnear dies at age 93; appointed to the Senate 1967; one of Canada's first female senators on this day in history.
Dec 24 In the year 1991 mikhail Gorbachev resigns as head of the Soviet Union
Dec 24 Walter Hudson, 1,025 lb man, dies at 46 in the year 1991.
Dec 25 Curt Bois, actor (Great Waltz, Boat is Full), dies at 90 on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1991 dehl Berti, actor (John Taylor-Guns of Paradise), dies at 70
Dec 26 Jack Ruby's gun sells for $220,000 in auction (the gun used to kill Harvey Oswald) on this day in history.
Dec 26 Militant Sikhs kill 55 & wound 70 in India on this day in history.
Dec 26 Toronto Ontario Northwest Airlines buys 20 Dash 8 Series 100 aircraft from de Haviland for $190 million; division of Boeing Canada on this day in history.
Dec 27 Edward M Love, choreographer/dancer, dies of AIDS at 43 on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1991 cassandra Harris, actress (For Your Eyes Only), dies of cancer at 39
Dec 28 In the year 1991 irene the Icon of the Greek Orthodox church returns after being stolen
Dec 28 On this day in history ted Turner is named Time Magazine Man of the Year
Dec 29 Julia McCarthy, dies of cancer at 64 in the year 1991.
Dec 31 Dow Jones closes at record high 3168.83 on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1991 the civil war in El Salvador ends