Sunday January 20, 1991

US date format: 1/20/1991, UK date format: 20/1/1991

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 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 Lily LaBeau and Polona Hercog. 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 The Blues Brothers or DartMUD.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
  • Saint Fabian
  • Euthymus
  • Desiderius
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Events

  • Black & Blue closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 829 performances
  • Les Miserables, opens at Pantages Theatre, LA
  • Peter Pan closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC or 45 performances
  • Shogun - The Musical closes at Marquis Theater NYC after 72 performances
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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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Sport Games on January 20, 1991

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NFL

American Football
  • Los Angeles Raiders - Buffalo Bills : 3 - 51
  • New York Giants - San Francisco 49ers : 15 - 13
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TV Series

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All Together Now

All Together Now

Directed by: Alexander Mirecki

The Baby-Sitters Club

The Baby-Sitters Club

Directed by: Melanie Mayron

Davis Rules

Davis Rules

Lazarus & Dingwall

Lazarus & Dingwall

Saban's Adventures of the Little Mermaid

Saban's Adventures of the Little Mermaid

Days to next January 20

If January 20, 1991 is your birthday you're 29 years, 9 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 26 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?

Aussie Rules Footy

Aussie Rules Footy

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Mattel

The Blues Brothers

The Blues Brothers

Platform: IBM PC Amstrad CPC Amiga Commodore 64 Atari ST NES SNES Game Boy

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Titus Software

DartMUD

DartMUD

Platform: Platform independent

Genre: Fantasy MUD

Fatal Fury: King of Fighters

Fatal Fury: King of Fighters

Platform: Arcade, Neo Geo, Neo-Geo CD, Mega Drive/Genesis, Sharp X68000, Super Famicom/SNES, PlayStation 2, Virtual Console

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: SNK Magical Company (Sharp X68000)

Bugs Bunny Crazy Castle 2

Bugs Bunny Crazy Castle 2

Platform: Game Boy

Genre: Action

Publisher: Nintendo

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on January 20, 1991?

On January 20, 1991 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is January 20, 1991?

On January 20, 1991 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on January 20, 1991?

On January 20, 1991 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 20, 1991?

On January 20, 1991 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on January 20, 1991?

On January 20, 1991 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on January 20, 1991?

On January 20, 1991 several famous people were born including, Lily LaBeau, Polona Hercog, Jolyon Palmer.

Which famous people died on January 20, 1991?

Famous people died on January 20, 1991 include, Louis Seigner, Bill Riordon.

What was the number one song in January 20, 1991?

The number one song in the week of January 20, 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 20, 1991?

The top hits on January 20, 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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