Monday April 01, 1991

US date format: 4/1/1991, UK date format: 1/4/1991

It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 1, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Francesca Testasecca and Dexter Manning. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Coming Out Of The Dark by Gloria Estefan. In UK The One And Only by Chesney Hawkes was in the top 5 hits. Mortal Thoughts, directed by Alan Rudolph, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Old Contemptibles by Martha Grimes was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Astronomers. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bubble Bath Babes or Cosmo Gang: The Video.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Mortal Thoughts

Directed by: Alan Rudolph

Starring: Demi Moore, Glenne Headly, Bruce Willis, John Pankow

Money

Directed by: Steven Hilliard Stern

Starring: Eric Stoltz, Maryam d'Abo, Bruno Cremer, Mario Adorf

Committed

Directed by: William A. Levey

Starring: Jennifer O'Neill, Robert Forster, William Windom, Ron Palillo

The Object of Beauty

Directed by: Michael Lindsay-Hogg

Starring: John Malkovich, Andie MacDowell, Lolita Davidovich, Rudi Davies

Hangin' with the Homeboys

Directed by: Joseph B. Vasquez

Starring: Doug E. Doug, Mario Joyner, John Leguizamo, Nestor Serrano

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 01, 1991?


    Holidays

  • Saint Waleric
  • Saint Hugh of Grenoble
  • Orissa - a state in eastern India celebrates "Utkal Divas", its statehood day.
  • India - Start of financial year.
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    Events

  • Warsaw Pact officially dissolves
  • Dwight Goodin signs US$5.15 million three year contract with New York Mets.
  • US Supreme Court rules jurors can't be barred from serving due to race.
  • Iran releases British hostage Roger Cooper after five years.
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in those months ?

The Astronomers

Starring: Vera C. Rubin, Tony Tyson, John Lowry Dobson, John E. Conway

Country: United States of America

Swamp Thing

Directed by: Wes Craven

Separate But Equal

Finders Keepers

Directed by: Bryan Carberry

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

The Old Contemptibles

By: Martha Grimes

"The author keeps us enthralled with the rich interior and exterior lives of her characters in this emotionally stormy family saga."THE

A History Of The Arab Peoples

By: Albert Hourani

Upon its publication in 1991, Albert Hourani’s masterwork was hailed as the definitive story of Arab civilization, and became both a bestseller and an instant classic.

You Just Don'T Understand

By: Deborah Tannen

Women and men live in different worlds...made of different words.Spending nearly four years on the New York Times bestseller list, including eight months at number one, You Just Don't Understand is

Sleepwalking Through History

By: Haynes Johnson

In this brilliantly readable book, Haynes Johnson takes us behind the scenes at the turning points of a decade: the poor became homeless while the rich embraced the new religion of

Possession

By: A. S. Byatt

National Bestseller Winner of England’s Booker Prize and the literary sensation of the year, Possession is an exhilarating novel of wit and romance, at once an intellectual mystery and triumphant love

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Beast Wrestler

Platform: Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Renovation Products

Bubble Bath Babes

Platform: NES

Genre: Adult-oriented puzzle game

Publisher: Panesian, Hacker International, American Video Entertainment

Platform: PC (DOS), Commodore Amiga, Atari ST, Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Spectrum HoloByte (PC, Amiga, Atari ST), Mindscape (NES)

Cotton: Fantastic Night Dreams

Platform: Arcade TurboGrafx-CD Sharp X68000 PlayStation Neo Geo Pocket Color

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Sega (Arcade) Hudson Soft (TurboGrafx-CD) Electronic Arts (TurboGrafx-CD), (X68000)

Cosmo Gang: The Video

Platform: Arcade, Super NES

Genre: Fixed shooter,[1] Cute 'em up

Publisher: Namco


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