Wednesday July 17, 1991
US date format: 7/17/1991, UK date format: 17/7/1991
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 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 Lexi Giovagnoli and Kayla Phillips.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Unbelievable by EMF.
In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits.
Hot Shots!, directed by Jim Abrahams, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while Toujours Provence by Peter Mayle was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Hidden Room.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fate: Gates of Dawn or Fastest 1.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 17, 1991?
- Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
- Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
- South Korea - Constitution Day
- Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
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- President Bush and President Gorbachev reach an agreement on START II, which is formally signed on July 31.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 17, 1991?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- EMF - Unbelievable
- Paula Abdul - Rush Rush
- Jesus Jones - Right Here, Right Now
- Bryan Adams - (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
- Rythm Syndicate - P.A.S.S.I.O.N.
- Color Me Badd - I Wanna Sex You Up
- Tara Kemp - Piece Of My Heart
- Michael W. Smith - Place In This World
- DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Summertime
- UB40 - Here I Am (Come And Take Me)
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Damian Dame - Exclusivity
- Freddie Jackson - Main Course
- Ralph Tresvant - Do What I Gotta Do
- Boyz II Men - Motownphilly
- Levert - Baby I'm Ready
- Stevie Wonder - Gotta Have You (From "Jungle Fever")
- D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Summertime
- Hi-Five - I Can't Wait Another Minute
- The Sounds Of Blackness - Optimistic
- After 7 - Nights Like This (From "The Five Heartbeats")
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 17If July 17, 1991 is your birthday you're 29 years, 2 months, 4 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 26 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?