Tuesday April 23, 1991
US date format: 4/23/1991, UK date format: 23/4/1991
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 23, 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 Jen Messelier and Travis Burns.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Baby Baby by Amy Grant.
In UK The One And Only by Chesney Hawkes was in the top 5 hits.
Sweet Talker, directed by Michael Jenkins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991
while A History Of The Arab Peoples by Albert Hourani was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vorsicht! Falke!.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Checkered Flag or Sonic the Hedgehog.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 23, 1991?
- Saint Gerard (d.1138)
- UNESCO International Day of the Book in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
- Turkey - National Sovereignty and Children's Day (1920)
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2007: (the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar).
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- USSR grants republics right to secede under certain conditions.
- Prime Minister of Iceland Steingrímur Hermannsson resigns following an inconclusive parliamentary election on April 20. On April 30, he is succeeded as prime minister by Davíð Oddsson.
- 70 tornadoes break out in the central United States, killing 17. The most notable tornado of the day strikes Andover, Kansas.
- Esko Aho, age 36, becomes the youngest-ever Prime Minister of Finland.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 23, 1991?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Amy Grant - Baby Baby
- Roxette - Joyride
- Wilson Phillips - You're In Love
- Hi-Five - I Like The Way (The Kissing Game)
- C & C Music Factory - Here We Go
- Londonbeat - I've Been Thinking About You
- Rick Astley - Cry For Help
- Cathy Dennis - Touch Me (All Night Long)
- diVINYLS - I Touch Myself
- Tara Kemp - Hold You Tight
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Tony Toni Tone - Whatever You Want
- Christopher Williams - I'm Dreamin' (From "New Jack City")
- Teddy Pendergrass - It Should've Been You
- Diana Ross & Al B. Sure! - No Matter What You Do
- Phil Perry - Call Me
- Riff - My Heart Is Failing Me
- Marva Hicks - Never Been In Love Before
- Surface - All I Want Is You
- Pebbles (With Salt-N-Pepa) - Backyard
- The Boys - Thanx 4 The Funk
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 23If April 23, 1991 is your birthday you're 29 years, 6 months, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 28 days.
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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 23, 1991?
On April 23, 1991 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is April 23, 1991?
On April 23, 1991 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on April 23, 1991?
On April 23, 1991 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 23, 1991?
On April 23, 1991 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on April 23, 1991?
On April 23, 1991 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 23, 1991?
On April 23, 1991 several famous people were born including, Jen Messelier, Travis Burns, Caleb Johnson.
Which famous people died on April 23, 1991?
Famous people died on April 23, 1991 include, Peter Bailey, Johnny Thunders.
What was the number one song in April 23, 1991?
The number one song in the week of April 23, 1991 was Baby Baby by Amy Grant in US and The One And Only by Chesney Hawkes in UK.
What were the top hits on April 23, 1991?
The top hits on April 23, 1991 were Baby Baby by Amy Grant, Joyride by Roxette, You're In Love by Wilson Phillips in US and The One And Only by Chesney Hawkes, Sit Down by James, The Whole Of The Moon by The Waterboys in UK.