Tuesday August 20, 1991
US date format: 8/20/1991, UK date format: 20/8/1991
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 20, 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 Jules Plisson and Simon Desue.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams.
In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits.
Black Robe, directed by Bruce Beresford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while Loves Music, Loves To Dance by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Land of the Lost.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Game Boy Wars or A.G.E..
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 20, 1991?
- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
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- After the attempted coup in the Soviet Union, Estonia declares
- Dolphin Dan Marino surpasses Joe Montana as the highest paid NFL player with a 5-year extension for $25 million
- Norbert Rosza swims world record 100m breast stroke (1:01.29)
- dissolution of the Soviet Union, August Coup: more than 100,000 people rally outside the Soviet Union's parliament building protesting the coup aiming to depose President Mikhail Gorbachev.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 20, 1991?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bryan Adams - (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
- Lenny Kravitz - It Ain't Over Til It's Over
- Amy Grant - Every Heartbeat
- Roxette - Fading Like A Flower (Every Time You Leave)
- DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Summertime
- Corina - Temptation
- Scorpions - Wind Of Change
- Paula Abdul - The Promise Of A New Day
- The KLF - 3 A.M. Eternal
- Hi-Five - I Can't Wait Another Minute
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Peabo Bryson - Can You Stop The Rain
- Gladys Knight - Men
- BeBe & CeCe Winans - Addictive Love
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam - Let The Beat Hit 'Em
- Vesta - Special
- Heavy D & The Boyz - Now That We Found Love
- Shirley Murdock - In Your Eyes
- Riff - If You're Serious
- D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Summertime
- Natalie Cole - Unforgettable
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 20If August 20, 1991 is your birthday you're 29 years, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 1 day.
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?