Saturday August 24, 1991
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 24, 1991). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lucy Mecklenburgh .
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 Beast by Peter Benchley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Land of the Lost.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crystal Warriors Arliel: Crystal Densetsu or Commander Keen: Keen Dreams.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 24 August 1991
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Which were the important events of 24 August 1991 ?
- Liberia: Flag Day
- RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
- Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
- Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
- Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
- Emmy Creative Arts Award presentation
- Gorbachev resigns as head of the USSR Communist Party
- Silky Stallone, wins the Cane Pace at Yonkers Raceway
- Taiwan captures its 15th Little League World Series, 11-0
- Ukraine declares itself independent from the Soviet Union.
- Mikhail Gorbachev resigns as head of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
- Student Linus Torvalds posts messages to Usenet newsgroup comp.os.minix about the new operating system kernel he has been developing.
- Dissolution of the Soviet Union: Belarus declares independence from Soviet Union.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1991 ?
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 #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
- If You're Serious - Riff
- D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Summertime
- Natalie Cole - Unforgettable
Top #10 Latin songs
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Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?