Thursday 16 May 1991
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Grigor Dimitrov and Ashley Wagner.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to I Like The Way (The Kissing Game) by Hi-Five.
In UK The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss) by Cher was in the top 5 hits.
What About Bob?, directed by Frank Oz, 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 Real McCoy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alice: An Interactive Museum or American Gladiators.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 16 May 1991 ?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
- Saint Simon Stock
- Saint John Nepomuk or John Nepomucene (1330 - 1393)
- Saint Brendan the Navigator - also in the Irish Calendar.
- Teacher's Day in Malaysia.
- Grigor Dimitrov: Bulgarian tennis player.
- Ashley Wagner: Figure Skater.
- Joey Graceffa: YouTube Star.
- Steven Davis: YouTube Star.
- Prudence Nesbitt: British actress/TV producer, dies.
- Daily Planet fires cub reporter Jimmy Olson (Superman character)
- Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom addressed a joint session of the United States Congress. She is the first British monarch to address the U.S. Congress.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1991 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Hi-Five - I Like The Way (The Kissing Game)
- Cathy Dennis - Touch Me (All Night Long)
- C & C Music Factory - Here We Go
- diVINYLS - I Touch Myself
- Rod Stewart - Rhythm Of My Heart
- Roxette - Joyride
- Amy Grant - Baby Baby
- Mariah Carey - I Don't Wanna Cry
- Extreme - More Than Words
- Color Me Badd - I Wanna Sex You Up
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?