July 1991 calendar

July 1991

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in July 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.

But much more happened on July 1991: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 1991?


  • 01 Jul 1991 Cold War: The Warsaw Pact is officially dissolved at a meeting in Prague.
  • 02 Jul 1991 Ten-Day War: Fighting breaks out when the Yugoslav People's Army attacks secessionists in Slovenia.
  • 03 Jul 1991 Donald Trump gives Marla Maples a 7.45 karat diamond ring
  • 04 Jul 1991 President of Colombia C├ęsar Gaviria lifts a seven-year-long state of siege.
  • 05 Jul 1991 Colorado Rockies and Florida Marlins given final approval by owners
  • 06 Jul 1991 98th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Steffi Graf beats G Sabatini
  • 07 Jul 1991 105th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: Michael Stich beats B Becker
  • 08 Jul 1991 Major league umpire Steve Palermo and former NFL defensive lineman Terence Mann were shot trying to help 2 waitresses from being robbed
  • 09 Jul 1991 Little Night Music opens at New York State Theater NYC for 7 performances
  • 10 Jul 1991 The South African cricket team is readmitted into the International Cricket Council following the end of Apartheid.
  • 11 Jul 1991 Calumet Farm, home to 8 Kentucky Derby winners, files bankruptcy
  • 14 Jul 1991 Failed military coup in Mali
  • 15 Jul 1991 US troops leave northern Iraq.
  • 16 Jul 1991 President Gorbachev arrives in London to ask for western aid from the leaders of the G7.
  • 17 Jul 1991 President Bush and President Gorbachev reach an agreement on START II, which is formally signed on July 31.
  • 18 Jul 1991 Mike Tyson meets Miss Black America contestants
  • 19 Jul 1991 Cal Ripken plays in his 1,500th consecutive game
  • 20 Jul 1991 Kirk Cameron marries Growing Pains co-star Chelsea Noble in upstate New York
  • 21 Jul 1991 120th British Golf Open: Ian Baker-Finch shoots 272 at Royal Birkdale
  • 22 Jul 1991 Jeffrey Dahmer confesses to killing 17 males in 1978
  • 23 Jul 1991 James Farentino of Dynasty arrested in Canada for cocaine possession
  • 24 Jul 1991 Ottawa Rough Riders Board of Directors resign
  • 25 Jul 1991 Howard Stern adds a 4th radio market
  • 26 Jul 1991 CFL assumes ownership of Ottawa Rough Riders
  • 27 Jul 1991 Rocker Jani Lane, (Warrant-Cherry Pie) marries model Bobbie Brown
  • 28 Jul 1991 Gypsy closes at Marquis Theater NYC after 105 performances
  • 29 Jul 1991 Yankee Stadium fans throw cups and blowup dolls at Jose Canseco
  • 30 Jul 1991 MTV announces it will split into 3 channels in 1993
  • 31 Jul 1991 Russia and US sign long range nuclear weapons reduction pact
  • 01 Jul 1991 The Finnish operator Radiolinja is launched as the world's first GSM network.[21]
vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in July 1991?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Rush Rushyoutube
  2. - Unbelievableyoutube
  3. - (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
  4. - Right Here, Right Now
  5. - I Wanna Sex You Up

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
  2. - Any Dream Will Do
  3. - You Could Be Mine
  4. - Now That We've Found Love
  5. - Chorus


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?


Which were the most popular books released in July 1991?

The Piranhas by Harold Robbins

The Piranhas


Friction. Mafia turmoil. Wall Street snakes and Wall Street vipers. Jed Stephens is the one who has it all. A body.

Darkness by John Saul



Villejeune, Florida. This is a quiet little village at the edge a vast, mysterious swamp. It is far from the prying eyes. Far from the laws and civilization.

How To Make An American Quilt by Whitney Otto

How To Make An American Quilt


"Remarkable...A strong affirmation of individual lives and their power, and how they can help to fit together. "THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEWA moving and extraordinary reading experience, HOW to MAKE

Fire In The Belly by Sam Keen

Fire In The Belly


This groundbreaking book is written for men and women. It takes you on a journey to find authentic manhood, and offers alternatives to the traditional definitions of masculinity.

Heartbeat by Danielle Steel



Bill Thigpen was so focused on his career that he didn't notice his marriage crumble.