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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in June 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 June 1991: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 1991?


Events

  • 01 Jun 1991 Mount Pinatubo (Philippines) erupts for 1st time in 600 years
  • 02 Jun 1991 45th Tony Awards: Lost in Yonkers and Will Rogers Follies win
  • 03 Jun 1991 New York Yankees selected 19-year-old Brien Taylor, #1 in amateur draft
  • 04 Jun 1991 1st post WWII non-communist government in Albania
  • 05 Jun 1991 Mikhail Gorbachev receives his 1990 Nobel Peace Prize
  • 06 Jun 1991 Albert Belle is shipped to minors for not running out a ground ball
  • 07 Jun 1991 Singer Jimmy Osmond weds Michelle Larson
  • 08 Jun 1991 123rd Belmont: Jerry Bailey aboard Hansel wins in 2:28
  • 09 Jun 1991 61st French Mens Tennis: Jim Courier beats A Agassi (36 64 26 61 64)
  • 10 Jun 1991 Twin Peaks, on ABC-TV
  • 11 Jun 1991 Microsoft releases MS DOS 5.0
  • 12 Jun 1991 45th NBA Championship: Chicago Bulls beat LA Lakers, 4 games to 1
  • 13 Jun 1991 A spectator is killed by lightning at US Open Golf tournament
  • 14 Jun 1991 Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves opens
  • 15 Jun 1991 Carolyn Tanny and Bob Trischel wed
  • 16 Jun 1991 Fiddler on the Roof closes at Gershwin Theater NYC after 241 performances
  • 17 Jun 1991 Country entertainer Minnie Pearl suffers a stroke at 78
  • 18 Jun 1991 Boris Yeltsin, President of Russia, arrives in US
  • 19 Jun 1991 Colombian drug baron Pablo Escobar surrenders to police
  • 20 Jun 1991 The German parliament decides to move the capital from Bonn back to Berlin.
  • 21 Jun 1991 Eleanor Mondale marries Greg Thunder Malban (Minn DJ)
  • 22 Jun 1991 I Hate Hamlet closes at Walter Kerr Theater NYC after 88 performances
  • 23 Jun 1991 Odd Couple opens and closes at Belasco Theater, New York City
  • 24 Jun 1991 NHL adopts instant-replay and tenth of second clock in final minute
  • 25 Jun 1991 Martina Navratilova wins record 100th singles match at Wimbledon
  • 26 Jun 1991 Getting Married opens at Circle in the Square Theater NYC for 70 performances
  • 27 Jun 1991 Emmy 18th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 12th time
  • 28 Jun 1991 In Sierra Madre, California, a magnitude 5.6 earthquake occurs.
  • 29 Jun 1991 Jackie Mason - Brand New closes at Neil Simon NYC after 216 performances
  • 30 Jun 1991 37th Mazda LPGA Championship won by Meg Mallon

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Movies

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Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Release year: 1991

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong, Robert Patrick

Country: United States of America

Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahin

Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahin

Release year: 1991

Directed by: Mahesh Bhatt

Starring: Aamir Khan, Pooja Bhatt, Anupam Kher, Sameer Chitre

Point Break

Point Break

Release year: 1991

Directed by: Kathryn Bigelow

Starring: Patrick Swayze, Keanu Reeves, Gary Busey, Lori Petty

Country: United States of America

Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

Release year: 1991

Directed by: Kevin Reynolds

Starring: Kevin Costner, Morgan Freeman, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Christian Slater

Country: United States of America

Regarding Henry

Regarding Henry

Release year: 1991

Directed by: Mike Nichols

Starring: Harrison Ford, Annette Bening, Michael Haley, Stanley Swerdlow

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Books

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There Are No Children Here by Alex Kotlowitz

There Are No Children Here

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This is the moving and powerful account of two remarkable boys struggling to survive in Chicago's Henry Horner Homes, a public housing complex disfigured by crime and neglect.

The Novel by James A. Michener

The Novel

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In this novel the author departs from the historical sagas which made his reputation to present a story set in the changing world of contemporary writing and publishing.

Paradise by Judith McNaught

Paradise

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Ruthless corporate raider Matthew Farrell was poised to move in on the legendary department store empire owned by Chicago's renowned Bancroft family.

The Seventh Commandment by Lawrence Sanders

The Seventh Commandment

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Lawrence Sanders concludes his bestselling Commandment series with a sizzling tale of hot-blooded lust and stone-cold murder Nothing gets by Dora Conti.

My Favorite Summer 1956 by Mickey Mantle and Phil Pepe

My Favorite Summer 1956

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Mickey Mantle, the hayseed kid from Spavinaw, Oklahoma, was in his sixth year with the Yankees. He was already America's homerun king. He was about to become a national hero.