Historical Events In 1991
Friday, 16 April 2021
May 11 In the year 1991 filip J Field, dies at 67
May 12 A new cancer drug is announced, which can only be found in bark of a rare tree in the Pacific Northwest on this day in history.
May 13 In the year 1991 "Michael Jackson The Magic & the Madness" goes on sale
May 13 "Michael Jackson: The Magic & the Madness" goes on sale in the year 1991.
May 13 Apple releases Macintosh System 7.0 in the year 1991.
May 13 Jimmy McPartland, jazz cornetist, dies of cancer at 83 in the year 1991.
May 13 South African activist Winnie Mandela convicted of abducting 4 blacks in the year 1991.
May 14 On this day in history 42 die in a train collision is Japan
May 14 Angry truckers blockade Parliament Hill; say they can't compete due to higher Canadian taxes than US in the year 1991.
May 14 Ast Fonteyne, Flemish lecture artist, dies on this day in history.
May 14 In the year 1991 robert M Gates becomes head of CIA
May 14 Winnie Mandela sentenced to 6 years for complicity in kidnapping & beating of four youths, one of whom died, She is freed pending appeal on this day in history.
May 14 On this day in history world's Largest Burrito created at 1,126 lbs
May 15 On this day in history angry independent truckers close down 20 km of Highway 401 near Toronto; cause huge traffic jams.
May 15 Bud Freeman, jazz tenor saxophonist, dies of cancer at 84 on this day in history.
May 15 Defense releases docs claiming Noriega was "CIA's man in Panama" on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1991 edith Cresson becomes France's first female premier
May 15 In the year 1991 manchester United wins 31th Europe Cup II at Rotterdam
May 15 On this day in history nepal premier Bhattarai resigns
May 16 On this day in history prudence Nesbitt, British actress/TV producer, dies
May 16 On this day in history queen Elizabeth II becomes the first British monarch to address the U S Congress
May 17 In the year 1991 lupita Jones, 23, of México, crowned 40th Miss Universe
May 17 Tim Berners-Lee announce the official launch of the first website in the year 1991.
May 18 Edwina Booth, actress (Trader Horn), dies of heart failure at 86 on this day in history.
May 18 France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island on this day in history.
May 18 USSR launches 2 cosmonauts to MIR space station on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1991 douglas L Mays, cartoonist (Punch), dies
May 19 On this day in history willy T Ribbs becomes first black driver to make Indianapolis 500
May 20 Chicago Bull Michael Jordan, named NBA's MVP on this day in history.
May 20 In the year 1991 julian Orbon De Soto, composer, dies at 65
May 20 Soviet parliament approves law allowing citizens to travel abroad on this day in history.
May 20 The Soviet government begins allowing citizens to leave the country if they wished in the year 1991.
May 21 Bobby Dale, dies at 92 in the year 1991.
May 21 In the year 1991 ethiopia's Marxist president (Mengistu Haile Mariam) resigns