Wednesday 9 January 1991
It was Wednesday, 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 9 January 1991 ?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
- 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
- Eastern Orthodox - Feast of Saint Theophan the Recluse.
- Roman Catholic - Feast of Saint Adrian
- Stepfather's Day
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- Baker and Aziz meet in Geneva; talks fail to defuse gulf crisis
- American James Baker and Iraqi Terak Aziz meet in Geneva, Switzerland; talks fail to defuse the Persian Gulf crisis.
- Dean Smith of North Carolina is 6th to win 700 career coaching basketball games.
- Baseball officially bans Pete Rose from being elected to Hall of Fame.
- Microsoft releases Microsoft Excel for Windows 3.0, with Object Linking and Embedding (OLE) technology.
- Representatives from the United States and Iraq meet at the Geneva Peace Conference to try and find a peaceful resolution to the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait.
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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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