Saturday January 12, 1991
US date format: 1/12/1991, UK date format: 12/1/1991
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 12, 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 Pixie Lott and Matt Srama.
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 All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching All Together Now.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Armadillo or Divine Sealing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 12, 1991?
- In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
- In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
- In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
- Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
- Largest crowd to watch Atlantic Coast Womens Basketball game (11,520).
- Melvin Stewart swims world record 200 metre butterfly (1 55.69).
- Soviet forces storm Vilnius to stop Lithuanian independence. January Events (Lithuania).
- A fight and stampede at a pre-season exhibition match between South African football teams Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates in the town of Orkney near Johannesburg, South Africa leaves 42 dead.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 12, 1991?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Enigma - Sadness Part 1
- Seal - Crazy
- Iron Maiden - Bring Your Daughter... To The Slaughter
- The KLF featuring The Children Of The Revolution - 3AM Eternal
- Vanilla Ice - Ice Ice Baby
Top #5 R&B songs
Sport Games on January 12, 1991
- Miami Dolphins - Buffalo Bills : 34 - 44
- Washington Redskins - San Francisco 49ers : 10 - 28
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 12, 1991?
On January 12, 1991 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is January 12, 1991?
On January 12, 1991 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 12, 1991?
On January 12, 1991 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 12, 1991?
On January 12, 1991 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 12, 1991?
On January 12, 1991 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 12, 1991?
On January 12, 1991 several famous people were born including, Pixie Lott, Matt Srama.
Which famous people died on January 12, 1991?
Famous people died on January 12, 1991 include, Vasco Pratolini.
What was the number one song in January 12, 1991?
The number one song in the week of January 12, 1991 was Justify My Love by Madonna in US and Sadness Part 1 by Enigma in UK.
What were the top hits on January 12, 1991?
The top hits on January 12, 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.