Historical Events In 1991
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Jan 20 On this day in history iraq pardes captured Allied airmen on TV
Jan 20 Seven men identified as allied airmen captured during the Persian Gulf War were put on Iraqi television in Baghdad in the year 1991.
Jan 20 US Patriot missiles begins shooting down Iraqi missiles on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history cBS News correspondent Bob Simon captured by Iraqis in Persian Gulf
Jan 21 Iraq announced that it would use hostages as human shields against allied warplanes in the year 1991.
Jan 22 On this day in history iraq launched the third and bloodiest Scud missile attack against Israel, injuring 98 people. Three others died of heart attacks.
Jan 22 On this day in history the Canadian House of Commons votes 217-47 to endorse UN resolution on military action against Iraq
Jan 23 "Seinfeld" debuts on NBC-TV on this day in history.
Jan 23 On this day in history high-denomination banknotes withdrawn in USSR
Jan 23 World's largest oil spill, caused by embattled Iraqi forces in Kuwait in the year 1991.
Jan 24 George Gobel, comedian, dies of a heart attack at 71 on this day in history.
Jan 25 In the year 1991 manuel Noriega is given access to assets frozen by US government
Jan 25 Mark Waugh scores ton in first Test Cricket innings, vs England Adelaide on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history soap opera "Generation's" last episode after a 2½ year run
Jan 25 In the year 1991 stanley Brock, actor (Tin Men), dies of heart attack at 59
Jan 26 In the year 1991 alfaro Vive guerrilla group of Ecuador gives arms to Catholic church
Jan 26 In the year 1991 jan Stenerud becomes first pure placekicker to make NFL Hall of Fame
Jan 26 In the year 1991 johnny van Doorn, Dutch writer/poet, dies at 46
Jan 28 In the year 1991 "A Closer Look" with Faith Daniels premieres on NBC-TV
Jan 28 18th American Music Award M C Hammer &Janet Jackson in the year 1991.
Jan 28 Dale Long, hit HRs in 8 consecutive games, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Jan 28 On this day in history dictator Siad Barre flees Somalia ending 22 year rule
Jan 29 Battle for Khafji in Saudi Arabia (begins) in the year 1991.
Jan 29 In the year 1991 nelson Mandela &Chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi meet in Durban after 28 years
Jan 29 In the year 1991 yasushi Inoue Japanese historian, dies
Jan 29 In the year 1991 yasushi Inoue, Japanese historian, dies
Jan 30 On this day in history battle for Khafji in Saudi Arabia (2nd day)
Jan 30 On this day in history john McIntire, actor (Virginian, Psycho), dies of emphysema at 83
Jan 30 On this day in history the Hudson's Bay Company announces it is selling its fur business due to declining sales
Jan 31 An earthquake measuring 6.6 occurs in the Hindu Kush Region . Estimated 200-400 people killed, many injured and many homes destroyed or damaged in Konar, Nangarhar and Badakhshan Provinces, Afghanistan in the year 1991.
Jan 31 Battle for Khafji in Saudi Arabia (ends after 3 days) on this day in history.
Jan 31 On this day in history robert Gibson flies record 27,040 feet altitude
Feb 01 In the year 1991 35 people die when a USAir jetliner crashes atop a commuter plane at Los Angeles International Airport.
Feb 01 On this day in history afghanistan/Pakistan hit by earthquake, 1,200 die