Wednesday January 02, 1991
US date format: 1/2/1991, UK date format: 2/1/1991
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 2, 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 Danny Miller (actor) and Ben Hardy.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Justify My Love by Madonna.
In UK Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John was in the top 5 hits.
White Fang, directed by Randal Kleiser, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Coasting.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Commander Keen: Keen Dreams or Bushbuck Charms, Viking Ships & Dodo Eggs.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 02, 1991?
- New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
- United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
- Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
- Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
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- Colorado wins its first AP national title poll.
- In eastern El Salvador, Salvadoran rebels shot down a United States Army helicopter and executed the two surviving members of its three-man crew.
- Renato Rascel: Italian film actor, singer, and...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 02, 1991?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Madonna - Justify My Love
- Stevie B - Because I Love You (The Postman Song)
- Bette Midler - From A Distance
- Damn Yankees - High Enough
- DNA - Tom's Diner
- Wilson Phillips - Impulsive
- Janet Jackson - Love Will Never Do (Without You)
- Ralph Tresvant - Sensitivity
- Surface - The First Time
- Whitney Houston - I'm Your Baby Tonight
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Iron Maiden - Bring Your Daughter... To The Slaughter
- George Michael & Elton John - Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me
- Enigma - Sadness Part 1
- Diana Ross - When You Tell Me That You Love Me
- John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John - The Grease Megamix
- Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody / These Are The Days Of Our Lives
- The KLF featuring Tammy Wynette - Justified And Ancient
- Seal - Crazy
- Michael Jackson - Black Or White
- Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby
Top #5 R&B songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 02If January 02, 1991 is your birthday you're 29 years, 8 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 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?