Sunday 20 January 1991
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ciara Hanna and Polona Hercog.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Love Will Never Do (Without You) by Janet Jackson.
In UK Sadness Part 1 by Enigma was in the top 5 hits.
New Jack City, directed by Mario Van Peebles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while The Secret Pilgrim by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Boys from the Bush.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Banishing Racer or D/Generation.
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Which were the important events of 20 January 1991 ?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
- Saint Fabian
- Epiphanius of Pavia
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Sebastian
- Presidential Inauguration Day in the United States.
- The Eve of St. Agnes.
- Ciara Hanna: TV Actress.
- Polona Hercog: Slovenian tennis player.
- Jolyon Palmer: English racing driver; son of Jonathan Palmer.
- Black & Blue closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 829 performances
- Les Miserables, opens at Pantages Theatre, LA
- Peter Pan closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC or 45 performances
- Shogun - The Musical closes at Marquis Theater NYC after 72 performances
- 13th UCP Telethon
- Iraq parades captured Allied airmen on TV.
- US Patriot missiles begins shooting down Iraqi missiles.
- Buffalo Bills beat Los Angeles Raiders 51-3 for AFC title.
- Jane Geddes wins LPGA Jamaica Golf Classic.
- Sudan's government imposes Islamic law nationwide, worsening the civil war between the country's Muslim north and Christian south.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1991 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Janet Jackson - Love Will Never Do (Without You)
- Madonna - Justify My Love
- Damn Yankees - High Enough
- Surface - The First Time
- Ralph Tresvant - Sensitivity
- C & C Music Factory - Gonna Make You Sweat
- Vanilla Ice - Play That Funky Music
- Stevie B - Because I Love You (The Postman Song)
- Nelson - After The Rain
- Bette Midler - From A Distance
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