Tuesday 8 January 1991
It was Tuesday, 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..
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Which were the important events of 8 January 1991 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
- Jorge Enríquez: Mexican footballer.
- Josh Hazlewood: Australian cricketer.
- Asuka Hinoi: Japanese singer (Hinoi Team).
- Stefan Savić: Montenegrin footballer.
- Emiliano Tabone: Argentinian footballer.
- Ryan Sitkowski: Guitarist
- Steve Clark: English guitarist (Def Leppard - "Hysteria"), dies at age 30 (born 1960).
- Davis Rules, with Jonathan Winters and Randy Quaid premieres on ABC-TV
- Rod Carew is 22nd player elected to Hall of Fame on 1st try
- Gaylord Perry, Ferguson Jenkins, and Rod Carew elected to Baseball Hall of Fame.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1991 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Madonna - Justify My Love
- Stevie B - Because I Love You (The Postman Song)
- Damn Yankees - High Enough
- Janet Jackson - Love Will Never Do (Without You)
- Bette Midler - From A Distance
- DNA - Tom's Diner
- Surface - The First Time
- Ralph Tresvant - Sensitivity
- Wilson Phillips - Impulsive
- C & C Music Factory - Gonna Make You Sweat
Top #10 songs in the UK
- George Michael & Elton John - Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me
- Iron Maiden - Bring Your Daughter... To The Slaughter
- Diana Ross - When You Tell Me That You Love Me
- Enigma - Sadness Part 1
- Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody / These Are The Days Of Our Lives
- John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John - The Grease Megamix
- The KLF featuring Tammy Wynette - Justified And Ancient
- Seal - Crazy
- Michael Jackson - Black Or White
- Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby
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