Friday July 19, 1991
US date format: 7/19/1991, UK date format: 19/7/1991
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 19, 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 Jean Seri and Eray İşcan.
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 Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Hidden Room.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alpha Mission II or Bushbuck Charms, Viking Ships & Dodo Eggs.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 19, 1991?
- According to sitcom Father Ted, previous events that occurred on July 19 included Galway being liberated by the Indians, Marathon was renamed Snickers and the Ice Age ended.
- St. Symmachus
- St. Machrina
- St. Arsenius
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- Cal Ripken plays in his 1,500th consecutive game
- Mike Tyson rapes a Miss Black America contestant (Desiree Washington)
- With New York Yankees victory, 10 of 14 American League teams are at .500 or better.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 19, 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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