Tuesday December 17, 1991

US date format: 12/17/1991, UK date format: 17/12/1991

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 17, 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 Dylan Rocher and James Hurst. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Black Or White by Michael Jackson. In UK Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John was in the top 5 hits. Where the Day Takes You, directed by Marc Rocco, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Sum Of All Fears by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sightings. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Back to the Future Part III or Bases Loaded 4.
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Historical Events

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  • Soap opera One Life To Live airs its 6,000th episode
  • John Blatnik, American politician (Representative-Minnesota, 1947-75), dies at age 80.
  • Patrick Manning becomes premier of Trinidad and Tobago.
  • Cleveland Cavaliers beat Miami Heat 148-80, by record 68 points.

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Movies

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Where the Day Takes You

Where the Day Takes You

Directed by: Marc Rocco

Starring: Dermot Mulroney, Robert Knepper, Laura San Giacomo, Sean Astin

Tiger Claws

Tiger Claws

Directed by: Kelly Makin

Starring: Cynthia Rothrock, Nick Dibley, Fern Figueiredo, Jack Vorvis

Fried Green Tomatoes

Fried Green Tomatoes

Directed by: Jon Avnet

Starring: Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker

Country: United States of America

Highway Patrolman

Highway Patrolman

Directed by: Alex Cox

Starring: Roberto Sosa, Bruno Bichir, Vanessa Bauche, Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez

Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon

Directed by: Lawrence Kasdan

Starring: Danny Glover, Kevin Kline, Steve Martin, Mary McDonnell

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TV Series

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Sightings

Sightings

Directed by: Dallas Morgan

Ein Engel namens Flint

Ein Engel namens Flint

Barrymore

Barrymore

Directed by: Erik Canuel

Feuerwache 09

Feuerwache 09

Finders Keepers

Finders Keepers

Directed by: Bryan Carberry

Days to next December 17

If December 17, 1991 is your birthday you're 28 years, 9 months, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 18 days.
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Books

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The Sum Of All Fears by Tom Clancy

The Sum Of All Fears

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A major motion picture starring Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman, James Cromwell, Alan Bates and Michael Byrne!Peace may finally be at hand in the Middle East—as Deputy Director of the CIA Jack Ryan lays the groundwork for a peace plan that …

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

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

Den Of Thieves by James B. Stewart

Den Of Thieves

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A #1 bestseller from coast to coast, Den of Thieves tells the full story of the insider-trading scandal that nearly destroyed Wall Street, the men who pulled it off, and the

The Jordan Rules by Sam Smith

The Jordan Rules

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A SUPER TEAM...A SUPERSTAR...A SUPER EGO The most gifted athlete ever to play the game, Michael Jordan rose to heights no basketball player had ever reached before.

Prairyerth by William Least Heat-Moon

Prairyerth

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Robert Penn Warren pronounced Heat-Moon's Blue Highways "a masterpiece." Now Heat-Moon has pulled to the side of the road and set off on foot to take readers on an exploration of

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Arcus Odyssey

Arcus Odyssey

Platform: Sharp X68000 Mega Drive Super NES

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: Renovation Products

Back to the Future Part III

Back to the Future Part III

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Sega Master System, Sega Mega Drive, and ZX Spectrum

Genre: Arcade Western

Publisher: Image Works Arena Entertainment

Avenging Spirit

Avenging Spirit

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

Genre: Platform game

Bases Loaded 4

Bases Loaded 4

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Sports video games

Publisher: Jaleco

The Blue Marlin

The Blue Marlin

Platform: NES

Genre: Fishing

Publisher: Hot B

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 17, 1991?

On December 17, 1991 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is December 17, 1991?

On December 17, 1991 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 17, 1991?

On December 17, 1991 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 17, 1991?

On December 17, 1991 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 17, 1991?

On December 17, 1991 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 17, 1991?

On December 17, 1991 several famous people were born including, Dylan Rocher, James Hurst, Nadech Kugimiya.

What was the number one song in December 17, 1991?

The number one song in the week of December 17, 1991 was Black Or White by Michael Jackson in US and Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John in UK.

What were the top hits on December 17, 1991?

The top hits on December 17, 1991 were Black Or White by Michael Jackson, It's So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday by Boyz II Men, All 4 Love by Color Me Badd in US and Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John, When You Tell Me That You Love Me by Diana Ross, Bohemian Rhapsody / These Are The Days Of Our Lives by Queen in UK.


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