Thursday October 17, 1991
US date format: 10/17/1991, UK date format: 17/10/1991
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 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 Madison Burge and Agathe Auproux.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Emotions by Mariah Carey.
In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits.
29th Street, directed by George Gallo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while When You Look Like Your Passport Photo, It'S Time To Go Home by Erma Bombeck was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Finders Keepers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Conquests of the Longbow or Crisis Force.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 17, 1991?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
- United States - Black Poetry Day
- UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
- French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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- Angel Cordero is 3rd jockey to win 7,000 horse races
- Atlanta Braves beat Pittsburgh Pirates for NL pennant in 7 games
- News anchor Bree Walker Lampley files an FCC complaint that LA radio KFI-AM personally attacked her by discuss her having a disformed baby
- Pittsburgh Penguin Paul Coffey sets NHL defenseman scoring record with 1,053 career points (309 goals & 744 assists)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 17, 1991?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mariah Carey - Emotions
- Natural Selection - Do Anything
- Karyn White - Romantic
- Extreme - Hole Hearted
- Bonnie Raitt - Something To Talk About
- Marky Mark & The Funky Bunch - Good Vibrations
- Color Me Badd - I Adore Mi Amor
- Aaron Neville - Everybody Plays The Fool
- Bryan Adams - Can't Stop This Thing We Started
- Martika - Love.. Thy Will Be Done
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Sport Games on October 17, 1991
- Chicago Bears - Green Bay Packers : 10 - 0
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 17If October 17, 1991 is your birthday you're 28 years, 11 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 25 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?