Monday July 08, 1991
US date format: 7/8/1991, UK date format: 8/7/1991
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 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 Durango (Mexico) and Jamie Blackley.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Rush Rush by Paula Abdul.
In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits.
Scorchers, directed by David Beaird, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while Iron John by Robert Bly was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Hidden Room.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crystal Caves or Dusk of the Gods.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 08, 1991?
- Annual Soapy Smith wake, held each year in Skagway, Alaska in the Gold Rush Cemetery and in Hollywood, California at the Magic Castle
- Feast day of Saint Kilian
- Feast day of Saint Grimbald
- Major league umpire Steve Palermo and former NFL defensive lineman Terence Mann were shot trying to help 2 waitresses from being robbed
- Pittsburgh Pirate President Carl Barger becomes 1st President of Florida Marlins
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 08, 1991?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paula Abdul - Rush Rush
- EMF - Unbelievable
- Jesus Jones - Right Here, Right Now
- Color Me Badd - I Wanna Sex You Up
- Luther Vandross - Power Of Love/Love Power
- Michael W. Smith - Place In This World
- UB40 - Here I Am (Come And Take Me)
- Tara Kemp - Piece Of My Heart
- Rythm Syndicate - P.A.S.S.I.O.N.
- Crystal Waters - Gypsy Woman (She's Homeless)
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Damian Dame - Exclusivity
- Ralph Tresvant - Do What I Gotta Do
- Freddie Jackson - Main Course
- Boyz II Men - Motownphilly
- Levert - Baby I'm Ready
- Lisa Fischer - How Can I Ease The Pain
- Guy - Do Me Right
- Stevie Wonder - Gotta Have You (From "Jungle Fever")
- Hi-Five - I Can't Wait Another Minute
- D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Summertime
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 08If July 08, 1991 is your birthday you're 29 years, 2 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 15 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?