Saturday 24 August 1991
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lucy Mecklenburgh .
In that special week of August people in US were listening to (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams.
In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits.
Child's Play 3, directed by Jack Bender, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while The Kitchen God'S Wife by Amy Tan was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Best of the Worst.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle of Kingdom or Champion of the Raj.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 August 1991 ?
- Liberia: Flag Day
- RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
- Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
- Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
- Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
- Emmy Creative Arts Award presentation
- Gorbachev resigns as head of the USSR Communist Party
- Silky Stallone, wins the Cane Pace at Yonkers Raceway
- Taiwan captures its 15th Little League World Series, 11-0
- Ukraine declares itself independent from the Soviet Union.
- Mikhail Gorbachev resigns as head of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
- Student Linus Torvalds posts messages to Usenet newsgroup comp.os.minix about the new operating system kernel he has been developing.
- Dissolution of the Soviet Union: Belarus declares independence from Soviet Union.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1991 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bryan Adams - (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
- Lenny Kravitz - It Ain't Over Til It's Over
- Amy Grant - Every Heartbeat
- Roxette - Fading Like A Flower (Every Time You Leave)
- DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Summertime
- Corina - Temptation
- Scorpions - Wind Of Change
- Paula Abdul - The Promise Of A New Day
- The KLF - 3 A.M. Eternal
- Hi-Five - I Can't Wait Another Minute
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