Friday 25 January 1991
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to The First Time by Surface.
In UK Sadness Part 1 by Enigma was in the top 5 hits.
The Silence of the Lambs, directed by Jonathan Demme, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 25 January 1991 ?
- St. Dwynwen's Day and Patron Saint of Lovers - Welsh celebration of love Dirwnod Santes Dwynwen.
- Tatiana Day, celebrated as the Day of Russian students since 1755, when the Moscow University was founded.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism - Conversion of Saint Paul.
- Christian ecumenism ? Week of Prayer for Christian Unity ends.
- Burns Night - Burns suppers are held in many parts of the world around this date. (Originated in Scotland)
- Winter-Een-Mas - celebration of videogames and the people that play them. Winter-een-mas lasts for a whole week, which is always the very last week in January, the 25th through the 31st.
- Roman Empire - second day of the Sementivae in honour of Ceres and Terra
- Jared Cowen: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Nigel Melker: Dutch race car driver.
- Chris Johnson: TV Show Host.
- Craig Roberts: TV Actor.
- Stanley Brock: Actor (Tin Men), dies of heart attack at 59.
- Manuel Noriega is given access to assets frozen by US government.
- Brett Hull is third NHL player to score 50 goals in less than 50 games (49).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1991 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- C & C Music Factory - Gonna Make You Sweat
- Surface - The First Time
- Madonna - Justify My Love
- Janet Jackson - Love Will Never Do (Without You)
- Damn Yankees - High Enough
- Ralph Tresvant - Sensitivity
- Vanilla Ice - Play That Funky Music
- Nelson - After The Rain
- Will To Power - I'm Not In Love
- Cathy Dennis - Just Another Dream
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 25 January 1991 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?