Friday January 18, 1991

US date format: 1/18/1991, UK date format: 18/1/1991

It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 18, 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 Britt McKillip and Diego Simoes. 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. The Silence of the Lambs, directed by Jonathan Demme, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while A Life On The Road by Charles Kuralt was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching All Together Now. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brat or Decap Attack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
  • Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins

Events

  • Iraq launches SCUD missiles against Israel
  • Eastern Airlines goes out of business after 62 years due to financial problems.
  • US acknowledges Central Intelligence Agency and US Army paid Manuel Noriega $320,000 over his career.
  • Eastern Air Lines shuts down after 62 years, citing financial problems.
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Movies

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The Silence of the Lambs

The Silence of the Lambs

Directed by: Jonathan Demme

Starring: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Lawrence A. Bonney, Kasi Lemmons

Country: United States of America

Mediterraneo

Mediterraneo

Directed by: Gabriele Salvatores

Starring: Diego Abatantuono, Claudio Bigagli, Giuseppe Cederna, Claudio Bisio

Daughters of the Dust

Daughters of the Dust

Directed by: Julie Dash

Starring: Cora Lee Day, Alva Rogers, Barbarao, Trula Hoosier

Poison

Poison

Directed by: Todd Haynes

Starring: Edith Meeks, Larry Maxwell, Susan Norman, Millie White

Queens Logic

Queens Logic

Directed by: Steve Rash

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Linda Fiorentino, John Malkovich, Joe Mantegna

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TV Series

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All Together Now

All Together Now

Directed by: Alexander Mirecki

Coasting

Coasting

Directed by: Michael P. Noens

The Baby-Sitters Club

The Baby-Sitters Club

Directed by: Melanie Mayron

Davis Rules

Davis Rules

Lazarus & Dingwall

Lazarus & Dingwall

Days to next January 18

If January 18, 1991 is your birthday you're 29 years, 9 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 18 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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A Life On The Road by Charles Kuralt

A Life On The Road

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"A professional memoir of a gifted, good-humored and gracious man...The book has the feel of good conversation on a long trip."THE

Possession by A. S. Byatt

Possession

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National Bestseller Winner of England’s Booker Prize and the literary sensation of the year, Possession is an exhilarating novel of wit and romance, at once an intellectual mystery and triumphant love

Powershift by Alvin Toffler

Powershift

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Toffler argues that while headlines focus on shifts of power at the global level, equally significant shifts are taking place in our everyday world--supermarkets, hospitals, banks, television, and politics.

The Witching Hour by Anne Rice

The Witching Hour

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Demonstrating once again her gift for spellbinding stoyrtelling, Anne Rice makes real a family of witches--a family given to poetry and incest, to murder and philsophy, a family that is itself haunted by a powerful, dangerous and seductive being."Unfolds

The New Russians by Hedrick Smith

The New Russians

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The bestselling author of The Russians and The Power Game takes the reader inside Russia today--a country in the throes of dramatic change.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Checkered Flag

Checkered Flag

Platform: Atari Lynx Atari Jaguar

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari Corporation

Brat

Brat

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Action puzzle

Publisher: Image Works

Conan

Conan

Platform: NES

Genre: Action

Publisher: Mindscape

Decap Attack

Decap Attack

Platform: Sega Genesis PlayStation 2 PlayStation Portable PlayStation 3 Xbox 360

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Sega

Chaos World

Chaos World

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: RPG[1]/Strategy

Publisher: Natsume

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 18, 1991?

On January 18, 1991 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is January 18, 1991?

On January 18, 1991 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.

Who was the US President on January 18, 1991?

On January 18, 1991 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 18, 1991?

On January 18, 1991 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 18, 1991?

On January 18, 1991 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 18, 1991?

On January 18, 1991 several famous people were born including, Britt McKillip, Diego Simoes, John Luc.

Which famous people died on January 18, 1991?

Famous people died on January 18, 1991 include, Lillian Bond, Nita Krebs, Hamilton Fish.

What was the number one song in January 18, 1991?

The number one song in the week of January 18, 1991 was Love Will Never Do (Without You) by Janet Jackson in US and Sadness Part 1 by Enigma in UK.

What were the top hits on January 18, 1991?

The top hits on January 18, 1991 were Love Will Never Do (Without You) by Janet Jackson, Justify My Love by Madonna, High Enough by Damn Yankees in US and Sadness Part 1 by Enigma, Crazy by Seal, Bring Your Daughter... To The Slaughter by Iron Maiden in UK.


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