Historical Events In 1991
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
Jan 13 On this day in history uN Secretary General Javier Perez de Cuellar meets with Saddam Hussein in Baghdad
Jan 14 "Barbara DeAngelis Show" premieres on CBS-TV on this day in history.
Jan 14 Jorge Serrano Elías sworn in as President of Guatemala in the year 1991.
Jan 14 Sallah Kharaf, [Abu Iyad], co-founder (Al-Fatah), assassinated in the year 1991.
Jan 14 Tyne Daly arrested for drunk driving in Van Nuys CA in the year 1991.
Jan 14 In the year 1991 valentin Pavlov become new premier of USSR
Jan 15 Australia beat New Zealand 2-0 to win the World Series Cup in the year 1991.
Jan 15 In the year 1991 uN's deadline for Iraq to withdraw from Kuwait passes - (they don't)
Jan 16 In the year 1991 operation 'Desert Storm' begins against Iraq, for its invasion of Kuwait
Jan 16 Operation Desert Storm begins - US & 27 allies attack Iraq for occupying Kuwait (US times) in the year 1991.
Jan 16 The Persian Gulf War began with the allied bombing of Baghdad. President Bush drew the largest TV audience in history with an address to the nation on the commencement of hostilities against Iraq on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1991 the White House announces the start of Operation Desert Storm to drive Iraqi troops from Kuwait.
Jan 17 On this day in history iraq fires 8 SCUD missiles on Israel
Jan 17 Mountie Jacques Rougeau beats Hart for WWF intercontinental title on this day in history.
Jan 17 Olav AFEC van Sleeswijk-Holstein-S-G V, king of Norway (1957), dies in the year 1991.
Jan 17 On this day in history operation Desert Storm begins-US led allies vs Iraq - first US pilot shot down (Jeffrey Zahn)
Jan 17 In the year 1991 the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 114.60, the second highest one-day point-gain ever.
Jan 17 The U.S. Centers for Disease Control reported that Florida dentist David Acer had infected three patients with the AIDS virus on this day in history.
Jan 18 On this day in history eastern Airlines goes out of business after 62 years
Jan 18 Eastern Airlines stopped flying and said it would liquidate its assets. The announcement followed a two-year effort to escape bankruptcy on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1991 hamilton Fish, congressman (NY), dies at 102
Jan 18 In the year 1991 iraq launches SCUD missiles against Israel
Jan 18 On this day in history longest tennis match at the Australian Open, Boris Becker beats Italy's Omar Camporese in 5 hours & 11 minutes
Jan 18 US acknowledges CIA and US Army paid Noriega $320,000 over his career on this day in history.
Jan 19 48th Golden Globes Dances with Wolves in the year 1991.
Jan 19 In the year 1991 don Beddoe, actor (Bullwhip, Loophole, Texas), dies at 87
Jan 19 Iraqui Presidential Palace attacked as the Gulf War begins on this day in history.
Jan 19 In the year 1991 jumbo Tsuruta beats Stan Hansen to win All Japan Triple Crown title
Jan 19 Sergeant Slaughter defeats Ultimate Warrior for WWF championship belt in the year 1991.
Jan 20 On this day in history "Black & Blue" closes at Minskoff Theater New York City NY after 829 performances
Jan 20 "Les Miserables," opens at Pantages Theatre, Los Angeles on this day in history.
Jan 20 "Peter Pan" closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater New York City NY or 45 performances on this day in history.
Jan 20 "Shogun - The Musical" closes at Marquis Theater New York City NY after 72 performances in the year 1991.
Jan 20 Bill Riordon, US tennis promotor (Jimmy Connors), dies in the year 1991.