Saturday May 18, 1991
US date format: 5/18/1991, UK date format: 18/5/1991
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 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 AshONasty and Manu Tuilagi.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to I Like The Way (The Kissing Game) by Hi-Five.
In UK The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss) by Cher was in the top 5 hits.
Proof, directed by Jocelyn Moorhouse, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while Damage by Josephine Hart was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching All Good Things.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing DartMUD or Choplifter II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 18, 1991?
- 117th Preakness: Jerry Bailey aboard Hansel wins in 1:54.
- USSR launches two cosmonauts to MIR space station.
- Northern Somalia declares independence from the rest of Somalia as the Republic of Somaliland but is not recognized by the international community.
- Edwina Booth: American biographer and memoirist.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 18, 1991?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Hi-Five - I Like The Way (The Kissing Game)
- Cathy Dennis - Touch Me (All Night Long)
- C & C Music Factory - Here We Go
- diVINYLS - I Touch Myself
- Rod Stewart - Rhythm Of My Heart
- Roxette - Joyride
- Amy Grant - Baby Baby
- Mariah Carey - I Don't Wanna Cry
- Extreme - More Than Words
- Color Me Badd - I Wanna Sex You Up
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Teddy Pendergrass - It Should've Been You
- Phil Perry - Call Me
- Keith Washington - Kissing You
- B Angie B - I Don't Want To Lose Your Love
- Color Me Badd - I Wanna Sex You Up (From "New Jack City")
- Pebbles (With Salt-N-Pepa) - Backyard
- Keith Sweat - Your Love - Part 2
- C+C Music Factory - Here We Go
- Bell Biv DeVoe - She's Dope!
- Another Bad Creation - Playground
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