Monday 7 January 1991
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Justify My Love by Madonna.
In UK Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John was in the top 5 hits.
Not Without My Daughter, directed by Brian Gilbert, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while The Plains Of Passage by Jean M. Auel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 7 January 1991 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Raymond of Pe�afort.
- Christmas Day in the Julian calendar. This is the day on which Christmas is celebrated in most Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches.
- European traditional - Distaff day: women's traditional work begins again after Epiphany.
- Eden Hazard: Belgian international footballer who plays for English club Chelsea in the Premier League and the Belgium national team.
- Max Morrow: Canadian actor and producer.
- Caster Semenya: South African runner.
- CJ Salvador: Choreographer.
- Joe Hicks: Baseball coach, dies of cancer at 64.
- Nia Peeples Party Machine premieres on TV
- Roger Lafontant, former leader of the Tonton Macoutes in Haiti under Francois Duvalier, attempts a coup d'etat, which ends in his arrest.
- In Haiti, an attempted coup by an associate of former dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier is thwarted by Loyalist troops.
- United States Secretary of State James Baker meets with the Foreign Minister of Iraq Tariq Aziz, but fails to produce a plan for Iraq to withdraw its troops from Kuwait.
- In Sebokeng, South Africa, gunmen fire on mourners attending the funeral of a leader of the African National Congress, killing 13 people.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1991 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- C & C Music Factory - Gonna Make You Sweat
- Surface - The First Time
- Madonna - Justify My Love
- Janet Jackson - Love Will Never Do (Without You)
- Damn Yankees - High Enough
- Ralph Tresvant - Sensitivity
- Stevie B - Because I Love You (The Postman Song)
- Bette Midler - From A Distance
- Wilson Phillips - Impulsive
- DNA - Tom's Diner
Top #10 songs in the UK
- George Michael & Elton John - Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me
- Diana Ross - When You Tell Me That You Love Me
- Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody / These Are The Days Of Our Lives
- The KLF featuring Tammy Wynette - Justified And Ancient
- Michael Jackson - Black Or White
- Iron Maiden - Bring Your Daughter... To The Slaughter
- Enigma - Sadness Part 1
- John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John - The Grease Megamix
- Seal - Crazy
- Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 7 January 1991 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?