Historical Events In 1991
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1991 5% sales tax on consumer goods & services goes into effect in USSR
Jan 01 Iraq rejects peace proposal from Egyptian President Hosi Mubarak on this day in history.
Jan 02 Renato Rascel, actor (7 Hills of Rome), dies of heart failure at 78 on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history israel reopens consulate in USSR after 23 years
Jan 03 In the year 1991 los Angeles King Wayne Gretzky scores his 700th goal against New York Islanders
Jan 04 In the year 1991 aT"T workers in Newark accidentally snap a cable everyone wonders what happened
Jan 04 Berry Kroeger, actor (Demon Seed), dies of kidney failure at 78 in the year 1991.
Jan 04 On this day in history iraq agrees to send Aziz to Geneva to meet Baker on Jan 9th
Jan 04 Jan Krzystof Bielecki becomes premier of Poland on this day in history.
Jan 05 John Eckhardt, actor born without legs (Freaks), dies at 82 in the year 1991.
Jan 06 On this day in history ada Moore, entertainer, dies of cancer at 64
Jan 06 On this day in history jorge Serrano Elías elected President of Guatemala
Jan 06 On this day in history qian Hong swims female world record 50m butterfly (27.30 seconds)
Jan 07 Haiti coup defeated on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history soviet paratroopers sent to Baltic Republics
Jan 07 The TV series Blossom debuts on this day in history.
Jan 08 Gaylord Perry, Ferguson Jenkins & Rod Carew elected to Hall of Fame on this day in history.
Jan 09 Baker & Aziz meet in Geneva; talks fail to defuse the gulf crisis on this day in history.
Jan 09 Baseball officially bans Pete Rose from being elected to Hall of Fame in the year 1991.
Jan 10 Japan ends routine fingerprinting of all adult ethnic Koreans on this day in history.
Jan 10 US Congress begins debate on Persian Gulf crisis in the year 1991.
Jan 11 Ben Johnson first race after being stripped of his 1988 Olympic Gold medal for steroid use, he finished 2nd on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history congress empowers Bush to order attack on Iraq
Jan 11 Jason Christmas, dies of gunshot wound during robbery in NY at 49 on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history ric Flair wins NWA/WCW wrestling title
Jan 11 In the year 1991 soviets storm buildings in Vilnius to block Lithuania independence
Jan 12 On this day in history congress gives the go-ahead to U.S. military action against Iraq in Operation Desert Storm.
Jan 12 In the year 1991 key Luke, movie and TV actor best known as "Number One Son" in numerous Charlie Chan movies, dies of a stroke at age 86.
Jan 12 Keye Luke, actor (Charlie Chan's No 1 Son), dies after a stroke at 86 on this day in history.
Jan 12 Melvin Stewart swims world record 200 meter butterfly (1 55.69) on this day in history.
Jan 12 US Congress authorises military strikes against Iraq, for its invasion of Kuwait on this day in history.
Jan 13 42 killed in exhibition soccer match in Johannesburg South Africa on this day in history.
Jan 13 President Mario Soares of Portugal re-elected on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1991 soccer stadium riot in Orkney South Africa, at least 40 die