Friday February 01, 1991

US date format: 2/1/1991, UK date format: 1/2/1991

It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 1, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Jasmine Tookes and Faouzi Ghoulam. In that special week of February people in US were listening to The First Time by Surface. In UK Sadness Part 1 by Enigma was in the top 5 hits. Paprika, directed by Tinto Brass, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Middle Passage by Charles Johnson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Eggshells. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dahna: Megami Tanjō or Ah Eikou No Koshien.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Brigid of Kildare - one of the three patron saints of Ireland, the others being St. Patrick and St. Columcille.
  • In Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, the fictional character Willy Wonka gives an unprecedented tour of his chocolate factory on February 1 (year unspecified).
  • Blessed Reginald of Sint-Gillis
  • The start of LGBT History Month in the United Kingdom.
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Events

  • Afghanistan / Pakistan hit by earthquake, 1,200 die
  • US Air and Skywest Fairchild jet collide at LA Airport killing 32
  • Craig McDermott takes 8-97 versus England at the WACA.
  • A USAir Boeing 737-300, Flight 1493 collides with a Skywest Fairchild Metroliner, Flight 5569 at Los Angeles International Airport killing 34.

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Movies

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Paprika

Paprika

Directed by: Tinto Brass

Starring: Debora Caprioglio, Stéphane Ferrara, Martine Brochard, Stéphane Bonnet

King Ralph

King Ralph

Directed by: David S. Ward

Starring: John Goodman, Peter O'Toole, John Hurt, Camille Coduri

Operation Condor

Operation Condor

Directed by: Jackie Chan

Starring: Jackie Chan, Carol 'Do Do' Cheng, Eva Cobo, Shôko Ikeda

Country: United States of America

L.A. Story

L.A. Story

Directed by: Mick Jackson

Starring: Steve Martin, Victoria Tennant, Richard E. Grant, Sarah Jessica Parker

Sleeping with the Enemy

Sleeping with the Enemy

Directed by: Joseph Ruben

Starring: Julia Roberts, Patrick Bergin, Kevin Anderson, Elizabeth Lawrence

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Eggshells

Eggshells

Directed by: Tobe Hooper

All Together Now

All Together Now

Directed by: Alexander Mirecki

The Baby-Sitters Club

The Baby-Sitters Club

Directed by: Melanie Mayron

Birdman Squadron Jetman

Birdman Squadron Jetman

Starring: Mikiko Miki, Kôtarô Tanaka, Rika Kishida, Sayuri Uchida

Country: Japan

Club Super 3

Club Super 3

Days to next February 01

If February 01, 1991 is your birthday you're 29 years, 8 months, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 1 day.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Darkness Visible by William Styron

Darkness Visible

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A work of great personal courage and a literary tour de force, this bestseller is Styron's true account of his descent into a crippling and almost suicidal depression.

Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton

Jurassic Park

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From the author of Timeline, Sphere, and Congo, this is the classic thriller of science run amok that took the world by storm. #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “Wonderful .

Cold Fire by Dean R. Koontz

Cold Fire

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'There is an Enemy. It is coming. It is relentless.' Schoolteacher Jim Ironheart flies on an impulse to Portland, Oregon. There he risks his life to save a child from being

The Spiritual Life Of Children by Robert Coles

The Spiritual Life Of Children

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In this eighth and final volume in his Pulitzer Prize­winning Children of Crisis series, Coles examines the religious and spiritual lives of children.

Bo Knows Bo by Bo Jackson and Dick Schaap

Bo Knows Bo

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6 1/2"x9 1/2" 218 page illustrated hardcover with dustjacket published by Doubleday in 1990. Autobiography of Bo Jackson.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

The Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall

Platform: Arcade Game Sega Game Gear

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Kaneko

Dahna: Megami Tanjō

Dahna: Megami Tanjō

Platform: Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Action

Publisher: IGS

Ah Eikou No Koshien

Ah Eikou No Koshien

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Taito Corporation

Darius Twin

Darius Twin

Platform: Super Famicom/SNES, Wii (Virtual Console)

Genre: Horizontal scrolling shooter

Publisher: Taito

After Burner III

After Burner III

Platform: Arcade FM-Towns Sega CD

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Sega

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 01, 1991?

On February 01, 1991 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is February 01, 1991?

On February 01, 1991 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 01, 1991?

On February 01, 1991 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 01, 1991?

On February 01, 1991 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 01, 1991?

On February 01, 1991 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 01, 1991?

On February 01, 1991 several famous people were born including, Jasmine Tookes, Faouzi Ghoulam, Luca Caldirola.

Which famous people died on February 01, 1991?

Famous people died on February 01, 1991 include, James G MacDonald, H J van Ommeren-Averink, Phil Watson.

What was the number one song in February 01, 1991?

The number one song in the week of February 01, 1991 was The First Time by Surface in US and Sadness Part 1 by Enigma in UK.

What were the top hits on February 01, 1991?

The top hits on February 01, 1991 were The First Time by Surface, Gonna Make You Sweat by C & C Music Factory, Love Will Never Do (Without You) by Janet Jackson in US and Sadness Part 1 by Enigma, Crazy by Seal, Bring Your Daughter... To The Slaughter by Iron Maiden in UK.


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