Tuesday August 13, 1991

US date format: 8/13/1991, UK date format: 13/8/1991

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 13, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Keith Stanfield and Andre Schiebler. In that special week of August people in US were listening to (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams. In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits. The Man in the Moon, directed by Robert Mulligan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Luv und Lee. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Avenging Spirit or Boppin'.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1991 or at August 13 across the years.

likes
Like this date if it is important to you!

Have a look at the old newspapers from August 13, 1991 and get them!

Get historic newspapers from August 13, 1991
The Times

Discover our US newspaper digital archive from August 13, 1991

Browse US newspapers from August 13, 1991
historic newspapers
pic

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

The Man in the Moon

The Man in the Moon

Directed by: Robert Mulligan

Starring: Sam Waterston, Tess Harper, Gail Strickland, Reese Witherspoon

Country: United States of America

Dead Again

Dead Again

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh

Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Emma Thompson, Andy Garcia, Derek Jacobi

Johnny Suede

Johnny Suede

Directed by: Tom DiCillo

Starring: Brad Pitt, Richard Boes, Cheryl Costa, Michael Luciano

Child's Play 3

Child's Play 3

Directed by: Jack Bender

Starring: Justin Whalin, Perrey Reeves, Jeremy Sylvers, Travis Fine

Country: United States of America

Showdown in Little Tokyo

Showdown in Little Tokyo

Directed by: Mark L. Lester

Starring: Dolph Lundgren, Brandon Lee, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Tia Carrere

history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 13, 1991?


Holidays

  • International Lefthanders Day
  • St. Wigbert
  • RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
  • In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
  • See more

Events

  • Michael Ray Barrowman swims world record 200m breaststroke (2:10.60)

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

  • : Inventor (Barbie Doll, Hot Wheels), dies...

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Luv und Lee

Luv und Lee

Directed by: Hans-Joachim Hildebrandt

The Hidden Room

The Hidden Room

Directed by: Sinister Cinema

The House of Eliott

The House of Eliott

What Would You Do?

What Would You Do?

The 1991 US Open Tennis Championships

The 1991 US Open Tennis Championships

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1991?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss

Oh, the Places You'll Go!

By:

Dr. Seuss’s wonderfully wise Oh, the Places You’ll Go! is the perfect send-off for grads—from nursery school, high school, college, and beyond! From soaring to high heights and seeing great sights to being left in a Lurch on a prickle-ly …

Chutzpah by Alan M. Dershowitz

Chutzpah

By:

Lawyer and columnist Dershowitz, author of Reversal of Fortune looks back over his life experiences, specific cases, and historic causes to reflect on his generation of Jews in the US -

Parliament Of Whores by P. J. O'Rourke

Parliament Of Whores

By:

Called "an everyman's guide to Washington" (The New York Times), P. J. O'Rourke's savagely funny and national best-seller Parliament of Whores has become a classic in understanding the workings of the

Boss Of Bosses by Joseph F. O'Brien and Andris Kurins

Boss Of Bosses

By:

Paul Castellano headed New York's immensely powerful Gambino crime family for more than ten years. On December 16, 1985, he was gunned down in a spectacular shooting on Manhattan's fashionable

When You Look Like Your Passport Photo, It'S Time To Go Home by Erma Bombeck

When You Look Like Your Passport Photo, It'S Time To Go Home

By:

America's favorite housewife takes a witty look at family vacations, describing her escapades in Istanbul, the Galapagos Islands, and other locales

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

The Bard's Tale Construction Set

Platform: Amiga, DOS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Desert Assault

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Run and gun

Publisher: Data East

Avenging Spirit

Platform: Arcade game, Game Boy, 3DS Virtual Console

Genre: Platform game

Boppin'

Platform: Amiga, DOS, Windows

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Karmasoft (Amiga) Apogee Software (DOS)

Cyber Stadium Series: Base Wars

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Ultra Games


Like this date if it is important to you!
likes