Friday 20 December 1991
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Black Or White by Michael Jackson.
In UK Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John was in the top 5 hits.
Naked Lunch, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while Scarlett by Alexandra Ripley 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 20 December 1991 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
- Hunter Gomez: American actor.
- STREET LIGHT: YouTube Star.
- Lori Crow: Model.
- Martavis Bryant: Football Player.
- Jillian Reed: TV Actress.
- Albert Van Vlierberghe: Belgian cyclist (Born 1942).
- Fop[pe] I Brouwer: Biologist (Everything That Lives & Grows).
- Helene Heigh: Actress (Undercover Woman, Teen Age Thunder), dies at 86.
- Andries D Copier: Dutch glass designer (Guild glass), dies.
- Stephen Birnbaum: US tourism writer, dies at age 54.
- Sam Rabin: English wrestler sculptor and singer (d. 1991)
- Simone Beck: French chef, an impassioned cook, author and teacher. She collaborated with Julia Child on "Mastering the Art of French Cooking" as well as writing two cookbooks of her own and another with Suzy Patterson, "A Memoir With Recipes," published August 1991.
- Walter Chiari: Italian hugely successful stage and screen actor, mostly in comedy roles.
- Thomas Newman: Actor / Composer (Cape Fear), dies of heart attack at 60
- Paul Keating installed as Premier of Australia
- A Missouri court passes the death sentence on Palestinian militant Zein Isa and his wife Maria for the honor killing of their daughter Palestina.
- NHL grants permanent membership to Tampa Bay Lightning and Ottawa Senators.
- The North Atlantic Cooperation Council (NAC-C) meets for the first time, the day on which the Soviet Union ceases to exist. source
- Charilaos Florakis is elected honorary president of the Communist Party of Greece. source
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1991 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Color Me Badd - All 4 Love
- Mariah Carey - Can't Let Go
- Ce Ce Peniston - Finally
- 2 Legit 2 Quit - M.C. Hammer
- Michael Jackson - Black Or White
- Michael Bolton - When A Man Loves A Woman
- PM Dawn - Set Adrift On Memory Bliss
- Boyz II Men - It's So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday
- Paula Abdul - Blowing Kisses In The Wind
- Marky Mark & The Funky Bunch - Wildside
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Retro and Vintage gifts
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