Tuesday 17 September 1991
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to I Adore Mi Amor by Color Me Badd.
In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits.
The Fisher King, directed by Terry Gilliam, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while The Sum Of All Fears by Tom Clancy 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 17 September 1991 ?
- RC Saints - Feasts of Saint Lambert (martyr), Hildegard of Bingen
- United States - Constitution Day (observed on the previous Friday if it falls in a weekend), Citizenship Day, Von Steuben Day
- Netherlands - Operation Market Garden is still remembered with parachuting and dedications on this day.
- Also see September 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The fourth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries in ancient Greek mythology, when the initiates sacrificed a pig.
- Angola - National Heroes' Day
- Scott Hoying: Pop Singer.
- Ryo Ishikawa: Japanese golfer.
- Justyna Jegiołka: Polish tennis player.
- Minako Kotobuki: Japanese voice actress and singer (Sphere).
- UN admits Estonia, Latvia, Lithuiania, North and South Korea, Marshall Islands and Micronesia
- Estonia, North Korea, South Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, the Marshall Islands and Micronesia join the United Nations.
- 4,355 turn out to see the Montreal Expos play the New York Mets at Shea Stadium.
- September 17 NYC Crash - Telephone and data service to Kennedy, La Guardia, and Newark airports goes down. A loss of battery power in several of ATT's switching stations is at fault.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1991 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bryan Adams - (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
- Color Me Badd - I Adore Mi Amor
- Marky Mark & The Funky Bunch - Good Vibrations
- Paula Abdul - The Promise Of A New Day
- Boyz II Men - Motownphilly
- C+C Music Factory - Things That Make You Go Hmmmm
- Firehouse - Love Of A Lifetime
- Michael Bolton - Time, Love And Tenderness
- Cathy Dennis - Too Many Walls
- Rod Stewart - The Motown Song
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