Wednesday February 27, 1991

US date format: 2/27/1991, UK date format: 27/2/1991

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces (see zodiac on February 27, 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 SIMS (rapper) and Kelen Capener. In that special week of February people in US were listening to All The Man That I Need by Whitney Houston. In UK 3AM Eternal by The KLF featuring The Children Of The Revolution was in the top 5 hits. 'Merci la vie', directed by Bertrand Blier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1991 while Battleground by W. E. B. Griffin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Eggshells. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fatal Fury: King of Fighters or Action 52.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • International Polar Bear Day.
  • Saint Antigone
  • Saint Leander
  • First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
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Events

  • Gulf War ends after Iraqi troops retreated and Kuwait is liberated
  • US led allied 6 week war with Iraq ends
  • Noureddine Morcelli sets 1500 metre mark at 3:34.16.
  • Singer James Brown is released from prison.
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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

Operation Condor

Operation Condor

Directed by: Jackie Chan

Starring: Jackie Chan, Carol 'Do Do' Cheng, Eva Cobo, Shôko Ikeda

Country: United States of America

The Doors

The Doors

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Val Kilmer, Meg Ryan, Kyle MacLachlan, Frank Whaley

Country: United States of America

'Merci la vie'

'Merci la vie'

Directed by: Bertrand Blier

Starring: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Anouk Grinberg, Michel Blanc, Jean Carmet

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Music charts

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Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - 3AM Eternal
  2. - Do The Bartman
  3. - Wiggle It
  4. - Only You
  5. - What Do I Have To Do?

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Te Pareces Tanto A El
  2. - Sopa De Caracol
  3. - Bella Senora
  4. - Es Demasiado Tarde
  5. - Estrellitas Y Duendes

TV Series

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All Together Now

All Together Now

Directed by: Alexander Mirecki

Eggshells

Eggshells

Directed by: Tobe Hooper

The Baby-Sitters Club

The Baby-Sitters Club

Directed by: Melanie Mayron

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The General Motors Playwrights Theater

The General Motors Playwrights Theater

Birdman Squadron Jetman

Birdman Squadron Jetman

Starring: Mikiko Miki, Kôtarô Tanaka, Rika Kishida, Sayuri Uchida

Country: Japan

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Battleground by W. E. B. Griffin

Battleground

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W.E.B. Griffin is a bestselling phenomenom, an American master of authentic military action and drama. Now, in this electrifying new novel, he reveals the story of one of the bloodiest conflicts

Patrimony by Philip Roth

Patrimony

By:

Patrimony, a true story, touches the emotions as strongly as anything Philip Roth has ever written. Roth watches as his eighty-six-year-old father—famous for his vigor, charm, and his repertoire of Newark

The New Russians by Hedrick Smith

The New Russians

By:

The bestselling author of The Russians and The Power Game takes the reader inside Russia today--a country in the throes of dramatic change.

The Secret Pilgrim by John le Carré

The Secret Pilgrim

By:

Nothing is as it was. Old enemies embrace. The dark staging grounds of the Cold War—whose shadows barely obscured the endless games of espionage—are flooded with light; the rules are rewritten,

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

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Blade Master

Blade Master

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Irem

Champion of the Raj

Champion of the Raj

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Personal Software Services

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)

Action 52

Action 52

Platform: NES Sega Genesis

Genre: Various

Publisher: Active Enterprises

A.G.E.

A.G.E.

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS

Genre: Space flight simulator

Publisher: Coktel Vision

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 27, 1991?

On February 27, 1991 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is February 27, 1991?

On February 27, 1991 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on February 27, 1991?

On February 27, 1991 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 27, 1991?

On February 27, 1991 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 27, 1991?

On February 27, 1991 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 27, 1991?

On February 27, 1991 several famous people were born including, SIMS (rapper), Karl Wellner, Kelen Capener.

Which famous people died on February 27, 1991?

Famous people died on February 27, 1991 include, H J of Royen, Robert-Jan Akkerman.

What was the number one song in February 27, 1991?

The number one song in the week of February 27, 1991 was All The Man That I Need by Whitney Houston in US and 3AM Eternal by The KLF featuring The Children Of The Revolution in UK.

What were the top hits on February 27, 1991?

The top hits on February 27, 1991 were All The Man That I Need by Whitney Houston, Someday by Mariah Carey, One More Try by Timmy T in US and 3AM Eternal by The KLF featuring The Children Of The Revolution, Do The Bartman by The Simpsons, Wiggle It by Two In A Room in UK.