Monday October 21, 1991

US date format: 10/21/1991, UK date format: 21/10/1991

It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 21, 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 Jacky Chamoun and Geoffry Hairemans. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Emotions by Mariah Carey. In UK (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams was in the top 5 hits. Enchanted April, directed by Mike Newell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while The Kitchen God'S Wife by Amy Tan was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Feuerwache 09. If you liked videogames you were probably playing American Gladiators or Dizzy Prince of the Yolkfolk.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • R.C. saints - Saint Ursula and her 11 (or 11000) virgins; Saint Hilarion
  • Republic of China - Overseas Chinese Day
  • French Republican Calendar - Tonneau (Barrel) Day, thirtieth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • In the comic novel Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, the Earth was born on this day in 4004 BC, within a quarter of an hour of 9 in the morning. This was supposedly because God liked to get things over with early.
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Events

  • 24 die in a fire in Oakland, California
  • Former California gov Jerry Brown announce run for presidency
  • US hostage Jesse Turner released from 5 years in captivity in Beirut
  • The Oakland Hills firestorm in California kills 25 and destroys 3,469 homes and apartments.
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Movies

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Enchanted April

Enchanted April

Directed by: Mike Newell

Starring: Alfred Molina, Joan Plowright, Miranda Richardson, Polly Walker

All I Want for Christmas

All I Want for Christmas

Directed by: Robert Lieberman

Starring: Harley Jane Kozak, Jamey Sheridan, Ethan Embry, Kevin Nealon

29th Street

29th Street

Directed by: George Gallo

Starring: Anthony LaPaglia, Danny Aiello, Lainie Kazan, Frank Pesce

The People Under the Stairs

The People Under the Stairs

Directed by: Wes Craven

Starring: Brandon Quintin Adams, Everett McGill, Wendy Robie, A.J. Langer

Country: United States of America

Billy Bathgate

Billy Bathgate

Directed by: Robert Benton

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Nicole Kidman, Loren Dean, Bruce Willis

Sport Games on October 21, 1991

Sport Games on October 21, 1991


NFL

American Football
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Buffalo Bills : 16 - 35
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TV Series

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Feuerwache 09

Feuerwache 09

Finders Keepers

Finders Keepers

Directed by: Bryan Carberry

The Adventures of Tintin

The Adventures of Tintin

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Homefront

Homefront

Written by:

Starring: Kyle Chandler, Sammi Davis, Ken Jenkins, Mimi Kennedy

Country: United States of America

Land of the Lost

Land of the Lost

Directed by: Brad Silberling

Days to next October 21

If October 21, 1991 is your birthday you're 28 years, 11 months, 10 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 20 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Kitchen God'S Wife by Amy Tan

The Kitchen God'S Wife

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Winnie and Helen have kept each other's worst secrets for more than fifty years. Now, because she believes she is dying, Helen wants to expose everything.

The Sum Of All Fears by Tom Clancy

The Sum Of All Fears

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A major motion picture starring Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman, James Cromwell, Alan Bates and Michael Byrne!Peace may finally be at hand in the Middle East—as Deputy Director of the CIA Jack Ryan lays the groundwork for a peace plan that …

The Dragon Reborn by Robert Jordan

The Dragon Reborn

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The Wheel of Time turns, and Ages come and pass. What was, what will be, and what is, may yet fall under the Shadow.Rand

Cruel Doubt by Joe McGinniss

Cruel Doubt

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From the New York Times bestselling author of Fatal Vision comes a shocking true account of murder, family secrets, and final justice now available for the first time as an e-book...One

Flowers In The Rain by Rosamunde Pilcher

Flowers In The Rain

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Through thick mist and a cold east wind, Lavinia returns to Scotland. Up at the big house Mrs Farquhar is dying.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Asmik-kun Land

Asmik-kun Land

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Action

Publisher: Asmik

ABC Wide World Of Sports Boxing

ABC Wide World Of Sports Boxing

Platform: MS-DOS, Amiga

Genre: Versus fighting, Sports

Publisher: Data East

American Gladiators

American Gladiators

Platform: NES, Super NES, Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Amiga

Genre: Sports

Publisher: GameTek

Dizzy Prince of the Yolkfolk

Dizzy Prince of the Yolkfolk

Platform: Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Atari ST, Amiga, DOS, NES, CD32, iOS, Android

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Codemasters

Adventure Island II

Adventure Island II

Platform: NES/Famicom, Game Boy, Gamate, Virtual Console (Wii, Nintendo 3DS)

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Hudson Soft

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 21, 1991?

On October 21, 1991 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is October 21, 1991?

On October 21, 1991 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 21, 1991?

On October 21, 1991 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 21, 1991?

On October 21, 1991 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 21, 1991?

On October 21, 1991 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on October 21, 1991?

On October 21, 1991 several famous people were born including, Jacky Chamoun, Tom Eastman, Geoffry Hairemans.

Which famous people died on October 21, 1991?

Famous people died on October 21, 1991 include, Lorenc Antoni.

What was the number one song in October 21, 1991?

The number one song in the week of October 21, 1991 was Emotions by Mariah Carey in US and (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams in UK.

What were the top hits on October 21, 1991?

The top hits on October 21, 1991 were Emotions by Mariah Carey, Do Anything by Natural Selection, Romantic by Karyn White in US and (Everything I Do) I Do It For You by Bryan Adams, Wind Of Change by The Scorpions, Insanity by Oceanic in UK.


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