Wednesday May 8, 1991
This day in 30 sec.
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 8, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ethan Gage and Valentijn Lietmeijer.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Joyride by Roxette.
In UK The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss) by Cher was in the top 5 hits.
Thelma & Louise, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while Sleepwalking Through History by Haynes Johnson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching All Good Things.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Discworld MUD or Double Axle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 May 1991
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 May 1991 ?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
- VE Day
- World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
- Saint Ida of Nivelles
- Ethan Gage: Canadian soccer player.
- Valentijn Lietmeijer: Dutch basketball player.
- Anamaria Tămârjan: Romanian gymnast.
- Lloyd Ford: stuntman, dies at age 79.
- CIA director William H Webster resigns
- US Central Intelligence Agency director William H Webster resigns.
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Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1991 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Roxette - Joyride
- Amy Grant - Baby Baby
- 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
- Rod Stewart - Rhythm Of My Heart
- Mariah Carey - I Don't Wanna Cry
- Extreme - More Than Words
- Rick Astley - Cry For Help
Top #10 R&B songs
- Call Me - Phil Perry
- It Should've Been You - Teddy Pendergrass
- I'm Dreamin' (From "New Jack City") - Christopher Williams
- Backyard - Pebbles (With Salt-N-Pepa)
- B Angie B - I Don't Want To Lose Your Love
- Keith Washington - Kissing You
- C+C Music Factory - Here We Go
- Keith Sweat - Your Love - Part 2
- Bell Biv DeVoe - She's Dope!
- I Wanna Sex You Up (From "New Jack City") - Color Me Badd
Top #10 Latin songs
- Mi Deseo - Los Bukis
- Banda Blanca - Sopa De Caracol
- No Basta - Franco de Vita
- Emmanuel - No He Podido Verte
- Ednita Nazario - Lo Que Son Las Cosas
- Gloria Estefan - Desde La Oscuridad
- A Partir De Hoy - Marisela
- Sentimental - Jose Javier Solis
- Esa Mujer - Jose Jose
- Para Que No Me Olvides - Dyango Y Mijares
Top #5 songs in the UK
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?