Thursday 17 January 1991
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Willa Fitzgerald and Trevor Bauer.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Love Will Never Do (Without You) by Janet Jackson.
In UK Sadness Part 1 by Enigma was in the top 5 hits.
New Jack City, directed by Mario Van Peebles, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while Powershift by Alvin Toffler was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Boys from the Bush.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Wordtris or Duke Nukem.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 January 1991 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
Famous Birthdays:17 January
- Olav AFEC van Sleeswijk-Holstein-S-G V: King of Norway (1957).
- Iraq fires 8 Scud missiles on Israel
- Mountie Jacques Rougeau beats Hart for WWF intercontinental title.
- Harald V becomes King of Norway on the death of his father, Olav V.
- Gulf War: Operation Desert Storm begins early in the morning. Iraq fires 8 Scud missiles into Israel in an unsuccessful bid to provoke Israeli retaliation.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1991 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Janet Jackson - Love Will Never Do (Without You)
- Madonna - Justify My Love
- Damn Yankees - High Enough
- Surface - The First Time
- Ralph Tresvant - Sensitivity
- C & C Music Factory - Gonna Make You Sweat
- Vanilla Ice - Play That Funky Music
- Stevie B - Because I Love You (The Postman Song)
- Nelson - After The Rain
- Bette Midler - From A Distance
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