Wednesday May 01, 1991
US date format: 5/1/1991, UK date format: 1/5/1991
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 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 Kerry Shawcross and Marcus Stroman.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Baby Baby by Amy Grant.
In UK The One And Only by Chesney Hawkes was in the top 5 hits.
Barton Fink, directed by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while Riders On The Storm by John Densmore was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching All Good Things.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cool Croc Twins or Lemmings.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 01, 1991?
- Saint James the Less.
- Saint Sigismund of Burgundy.
- Saint Florine
- Saint Augustin Schoeffer
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- Will Rogers Follies opens at Palace Theater NYC for 983 performances
- Actor Robert Duvall weds Sharon Brophy
- Rickey Henderson of the Oakland Athletics steals his 939th base, making him the all-time leader in this category. However, his accomplishment is overshadowed later that evening by Nolan Ryan of the Texas Rangers, when he pitches his seventh career no-hitter, breaking his own record.
- Skin-Spit-Skin featuring lesbain, homosexual and hetrosexual nude couples caressing, is seen by 5,000 in New York City
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- Richard Thorpe: American director and screenwriter (d....
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 01, 1991?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Amy Grant - Baby Baby
- Roxette - Joyride
- Hi-Five - I Like The Way (The Kissing Game)
- C & C Music Factory - Here We Go
- Cathy Dennis - Touch Me (All Night Long)
- diVINYLS - I Touch Myself
- Rick Astley - Cry For Help
- Rod Stewart - Rhythm Of My Heart
- Wilson Phillips - You're In Love
- Mariah Carey - I Don't Wanna Cry
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Christopher Williams - I'm Dreamin' (From "New Jack City")
- Tony Toni Tone - Whatever You Want
- Teddy Pendergrass - It Should've Been You
- Phil Perry - Call Me
- Pebbles (With Salt-N-Pepa) - Backyard
- Riff - My Heart Is Failing Me
- B Angie B - I Don't Want To Lose Your Love
- The Boys - Thanx 4 The Funk
- C+C Music Factory - Here We Go
- Surface - All I Want Is You
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 01If May 01, 1991 is your birthday you're 29 years, 4 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 8 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?