Historical Events In 1991
Thursday, 29 October 2020
Sep 24 Doogie Howser loses his virginity (only on TV would this be an event) on this day in history.
Sep 24 Mary Lawrence, actress (Best Man), dies of respiratory failure at 73 on this day in history.
Sep 24 Theodore Geisel, better known as children's author Doctor Seuss, dies of cancer in La Jolla, CA, at age 87 on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1991 "Good & Evil" premiers on ABC TV
Sep 25 Klaus Barbie, Gestapo chief of Lyon, dies of cancer at 77 in the year 1991.
Sep 26 On this day in history 2 year experimental Biosphere 2 in Oracle Arizona begins
Sep 27 "Princesses" premiers on CBS TV in the year 1991.
Sep 27 Huib Orizand, Dutch actor (Paul Vlanderen), dies in the year 1991.
Sep 27 On this day in history pres Bush decides to end full-time B-52 bombers alert
Sep 27 The first scheduled NHL exhibition game in St Petersburg Fla, is cancelled due to poor ice conditions (NY Islanders vs Boston Bruins) in the year 1991.
Sep 29 Gijsbert Perlee, Amsterdam's organ builder/grinder (Arabian), dies on this day in history.
Sep 30 On this day in history haitian President Jean-Bertand Aristide is ousted
Sep 30 On this day in history nancy Welford, entertainer, dies at 87
Oct 01 Jan van Tongeren, painter, dies on this day in history.
Oct 02 Dimitrios I, patriarch/primus interparis orthodox Christians, dies in the year 1991.
Oct 03 Max Cantor, journalist, dies on this day in history.
Oct 04 Leonard C Odell, wrote 7,000 Burma Shave poems, dies at 83 in the year 1991.
Oct 04 On this day in history nHL NY Rangers trade Bernie Nichols to Edmonton for Mark Messier
Oct 05 On this day in history actor Ted Shackelford (Knots Landing) weds Annett Wolf
Oct 06 Elizabeth Taylor weds for the 8th time (Larry Fortensky) on this day in history.
Oct 06 In the year 1991 lincoln Demyan, dies at 66
Oct 07 Child star Adam Rich arrested for stealing hypodermics on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history leo Durocher, baseball coach/manager (Dodgers, Giants), dies at 86
Oct 08 A colonial-era burial site for African-American slaves is discovered in New York by construction crew in the year 1991.
Oct 08 Natalia Ginzburg, Italian writer (Sounds of the Night), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history roy Black, German singer/actor (Kinderarzt Dr Froehlich), dies
Oct 10 In the year 1991 a former US postal worker Joseph Harris shoots two workers at the post office in Ridgewood, New Jersey
Oct 10 On this day in history ex-postal worker Joseph Harris kills 4 postal workers
Oct 10 Greyhound Bus ends bankruptcy in the year 1991.
Oct 10 Redd Foxx, comedian (Sanford & Sons), dies of heart attack at 68 on this day in history.
Oct 11 Anita Hill testifies Clarence Thomas sexually harrassed her on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history aline MacMahon, US actress (Backdoor to Heaven), dies at 92
Oct 13 Daniel Oduber Quiros, president of Costa Rica (1974-1978), dies in the year 1991.
Oct 15 Clarence Thomas is confirmed as Supreme Court Justice (52-48) in the year 1991.