Thursday 9 May 1991
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Stasija Rage .
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Joyride by Roxette.
In UK The One And Only by Chesney Hawkes was in the top 5 hits.
Switch, directed by Blake Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while The Seeress Of Kell by David Eddings was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Real McCoy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Atlas or Bill Laimbeer's Combat Basketball.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 9 May 1991 ?
- Russia and some other parts of the former Soviet Union ? Victory Day as the end of the "Great Patriotic War".
- Our Lady of Flanders
- Saint Tudi
- Saint Pachomius (died 346)
- Saint Gerontius (died 501)
- Roman Empire ? Feast of the Lemures (See Larvae).
- Jersey, Guernsey ? Liberation Day (commemorating the end of the German Occupation of the Channel Islands during World War II).
- Saint Carolina
- European Union ? Europe day, commemorating the "Schuman declaration".
- James L Reinsch: media advisor (Franklin Roosevelt/Winston Churchill/John Kennedy), dies.
- Italian actress Laura Antonelli found guilty of cocaine possession
- Michael Landon appears on Tonight Show to talk about his cancer
- Rudolf Serkin, Bohemian/US pianist, dies.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1991 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Roxette - Joyride
- Amy Grant - Baby Baby
- Hi-Five - I Like The Way (The Kissing Game)
- C & C Music Factory - Here We Go
- Cathy Dennis - Touch Me (All Night Long)
- diVINYLS - I Touch Myself
- Rod Stewart - Rhythm Of My Heart
- Mariah Carey - I Don't Wanna Cry
- Extreme - More Than Words
- Rick Astley - Cry For Help
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?