Thursday 17 October 1991
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alex Andre and Brenda Asnicar.
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.
Frankie and Johnny, directed by Garry Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while Scarlett by Alexandra Ripley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching I'll Fly Away.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Champion of the Raj or D. D. Crew.
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Which were the important events of 17 October 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
- Haiti - Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1806), State holiday
Famous Birthdays:17 October
- 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)
- Tennessee Ernie Ford, American country singer ("16 Tons"), dies at age 72 (born 1919).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1991 ?
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
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