Historical Events In 1991
Thursday, 29 October 2020
Jan 20 On this day in history iraq pardes captured Allied airmen on TV
Jan 20 On this day in history seven men identified as allied airmen captured during the Persian Gulf War were put on Iraqi television in Baghdad.
Jan 20 On this day in history uS Patriot missiles begins shooting down Iraqi missiles
Jan 21 CBS News correspondent Bob Simon captured by Iraqis in Persian Gulf in the year 1991.
Jan 21 Iraq announced that it would use hostages as human shields against allied warplanes on this day in history.
Jan 22 Iraq launched the third and bloodiest Scud missile attack against Israel, injuring 98 people. Three others died of heart attacks on this day in history.
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 On this day in history "Seinfeld" debuts on NBC-TV
Jan 23 On this day in history high-denomination banknotes withdrawn in USSR
Jan 23 On this day in history world's largest oil spill, caused by embattled Iraqi forces in Kuwait
Jan 24 On this day in history george Gobel, comedian, dies of a heart attack at 71
Jan 25 Manuel Noriega is given access to assets frozen by US government on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history mark Waugh scores ton in first Test Cricket innings, vs England Adelaide
Jan 25 In the year 1991 soap opera "Generation's" last episode after a 2˝ year run
Jan 25 Stanley Brock, actor (Tin Men), dies of heart attack at 59 in the year 1991.
Jan 26 Alfaro Vive guerrilla group of Ecuador gives arms to Catholic church on this day in history.
Jan 26 Jan Stenerud becomes first pure placekicker to make NFL Hall of Fame in the year 1991.
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 In the year 1991 18th American Music Award M C Hammer &Janet Jackson
Jan 28 In the year 1991 dale Long, hit HRs in 8 consecutive games, dies at 66
Jan 28 Dictator Siad Barre flees Somalia ending 22 year rule on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1991 battle for Khafji in Saudi Arabia (begins)
Jan 29 Nelson Mandela &Chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi meet in Durban after 28 years in the year 1991.
Jan 29 On this day in history yasushi Inoue Japanese historian, dies
Jan 29 In the year 1991 yasushi Inoue, Japanese historian, dies
Jan 30 Battle for Khafji in Saudi Arabia (2nd day) in the year 1991.
Jan 30 John McIntire, actor (Virginian, Psycho), dies of emphysema at 83 on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1991 the Hudson's Bay Company announces it is selling its fur business due to declining sales
Jan 31 On this day in history 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.
Jan 31 Battle for Khafji in Saudi Arabia (ends after 3 days) on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1991 robert Gibson flies record 27,040 feet altitude
Feb 01 35 people die when a USAir jetliner crashes atop a commuter plane at Los Angeles International Airport in the year 1991.
Feb 01 On this day in history afghanistan/Pakistan hit by earthquake, 1,200 die