Tuesday January 08, 1991

US date format: 1/8/1991, UK date format: 8/1/1991

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 8, 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 Stefan Savic and Asuka Hinoi. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Justify My Love by Madonna. In UK Sadness Part 1 by Enigma was in the top 5 hits. White Fang, directed by Randal Kleiser, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Lady Boss by Jackie Collins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching All Together Now. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Captain Planet and the Planeteers or Bible Adventures.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.

Events

  • Davis Rules, with Jonathan Winters and Randy Quaid premieres on ABC-TV
  • Rod Carew is 22nd player elected to Hall of Fame on 1st try
  • Gaylord Perry, Ferguson Jenkins, and Rod Carew elected to Baseball Hall of Fame.

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Movies

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White Fang

White Fang

Directed by: Randal Kleiser

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Seymour Cassel, Susan Hogan

New Jack City

New Jack City

Directed by: Mario Van Peebles

Starring: Wesley Snipes, Ice-T, Allen Payne, Chris Rock

Country: United States of America

The Terror Within II

The Terror Within II

Directed by: Andrew Stevens

Starring: Andrew Stevens, Stella Stevens, Chick Vennera, R. Lee Ermey

Dances with Wolves

Dances with Wolves

Directed by: Kevin Costner

Starring: Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Graham Greene, Rodney A. Grant

Country: United States of America

Edward Scissorhands

Edward Scissorhands

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Dianne Wiest, Anthony Michael Hall

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

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TV Series

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All Together Now

All Together Now

Directed by: Alexander Mirecki

Coasting

Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

The Baby-Sitters Club

The Baby-Sitters Club

Directed by: Melanie Mayron

Special Rescue Command Solbrain

Special Rescue Command Solbrain

Boys from the Bush

Boys from the Bush

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Starring: Tim Healy, Chris Haywood, Mark Haddigan, Nadine Garner

Country: Australia

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Lady Boss by Jackie Collins

Lady Boss

By:

THE DANGEROUSLY BEAUTIFUL LUCKY — RETURNS IN LADY BOSS. AND THIS TIME THE SHOCKINGLY SENSUAL, RUTHLESSLY CLEVER LUCKY IS OUT TO CONQUER HOLLYWOOD!. She

Friday Night Lights by H. G. Bissinger

Friday Night Lights

By:

The 25th anniversary edition of the #1 New York Times bestseller and Sports Illustrated’s best football book of all time, with a new afterword by the authorReturn once again to the

The Stand by Stephen King

The Stand

By:

Stephen King’s apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as riveting and eerily plausible as when it was first published. A

Longshot by Dick Francis

Longshot

By:

Jump in the saddle with a sure thing. Writer John Kendall travels to England to interview a racehorse trainer with something to hide-a secret that could threaten Kendall's life.

Dazzle by Judith Krantz

Dazzle

By:

"Captivating. Krantz's latest tome... is her most erotic yet. Dazzle sizzles." -- Daily News, Los Angeles. Now, Judith Krantz, best-selling author of Scruples, Mistral's Daughter, and

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Champion of the Raj

Champion of the Raj

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Personal Software Services

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe

Platform: Sega Game Gear

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Sega

Captain Planet and the Planeteers

Captain Planet and the Planeteers

Platform: NES[1] Amiga[2] Amstrad CPC ZX Spectrum

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: Mindscape

Amnios

Amnios

Platform: Amiga

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Psygnosis

Bible Adventures

Bible Adventures

Platform: NES (unlicensed), Mega Drive/Genesis, PC

Genre: Side scroller/Platform game

Publisher: Wisdom Tree

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 08, 1991?

On January 08, 1991 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is January 08, 1991?

On January 08, 1991 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 08, 1991?

On January 08, 1991 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 08, 1991?

On January 08, 1991 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 08, 1991?

On January 08, 1991 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 08, 1991?

On January 08, 1991 several famous people were born including, Stefan Savic, Jorge Enríquez, Asuka Hinoi.

Which famous people died on January 08, 1991?

Famous people died on January 08, 1991 include, Steve Clark.

What was the number one song in January 08, 1991?

The number one song in the week of January 08, 1991 was Justify My Love by Madonna in US and Sadness Part 1 by Enigma in UK.

What were the top hits on January 08, 1991?

The top hits on January 08, 1991 were Justify My Love by Madonna, Because I Love You (The Postman Song) by Stevie B, High Enough by Damn Yankees in US and Sadness Part 1 by Enigma, Crazy by Seal, Bring Your Daughter... To The Slaughter by Iron Maiden in UK.