Sunday 16 June 1991
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Joe McElderry and Ryan Bang.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Rush Rush by Paula Abdul.
In UK I Wanna Sex You Up by Color Me Badd was in the top 5 hits.
The Rocketeer, directed by Joe Johnston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while The Commanders by Bob Woodward was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Profiles of Nature.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bill & Ted's Excellent Game Boy Adventure: A Bogus Journey! or Chuck Rock.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 June 1991 ?
- South Africa - Youth Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John Regis, patron of medical social workers.
- Bloomsday, in honour of Leopold Bloom, the hero of James Joyce's Ulysses set on 16 June, 1904.
- 16 June Movement
Famous Birthdays:16 June
- Vicky Brown: US singer (Power of Love).
- Fiddler on the Roof closes at Gershwin Theater NYC after 241 performances
- 91st US Golf Open: Payne Stewart shoots a 282 at Hazeline National
- Boris Yeltsin elected President of Russian SSR
- Colleen Walker wins LPGA Lady Keystone Golf Open
- With 3 runs in 9th, Baltimore ends Twins 15 game win streak 6-5
- Otis Nixon steals National League record six bases in one day.
- Minnesota Twins win a team record 15 games in a row.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1991 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paula Abdul - Rush Rush
- Color Me Badd - I Wanna Sex You Up
- Extreme - More Than Words
- Michael Bolton - Love Is A Wonderful Thing
- R.E.M. - Losing My Religion
- Mariah Carey - I Don't Wanna Cry
- EMF - Unbelievable
- Luther Vandross - Power Of Love/Love Power
- Black Box - Strike It Up
- Hi-Five - I Like The Way (The Kissing Game)
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