November 1991 calendar

November 1991

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


Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 1991?


  • 01 Nov 1991 New Dutch Regulations Traffic rules and Traffic signs enforced
  • 02 Nov 1991 Jermaine Jackson releases Word to the Badd!! anti Michael song
  • 03 Nov 1991 22nd NYC Marathon won by Salvador Garcia of Mexico in 2:09:28
  • 04 Nov 1991 Mid East peace conference ends in Madrid, Spain.
  • 05 Nov 1991 Kiichi Miyazawa elected Premier of Japan
  • 06 Nov 1991 Moscow Circus Cirk Valentin opens at Gershwin NYC for 32 performances
  • 07 Nov 1991 Brigadoon opens at New York State Theater NYC for 12 performances
  • 08 Nov 1991 Carol Burnette Show premieres on CBS-TV
  • 10 Nov 1991 Bernie Kosar ends NFL record of 308 passes without an interception
  • 12 Nov 1991 Full House 100th episode-twins are born
  • 13 Nov 1991 Bomb attack on Aad Kosto, Dutch social dem party-asst Secretary of State
  • 14 Nov 1991 Pittsburgh Steelers guard Terry Long loses his steroids appeal and is suspended without pay by NFL for 4 weeks
  • 15 Nov 1991 Ricky Pierce (Seattle) begins NBA free throw streak of 75 game
  • 17 Nov 1991 Brigadoon closes at New York State Theater NYC after 12 performances
  • 18 Nov 1991 Moslem Shites release hostages Terry Waite and Thomas Sutherland
  • 19 Nov 1991 Baltimore Orioles shortstop Cal Ripken wins his 2nd AL MVP
  • 20 Nov 1991 Atlanta Braves Terry Pendleton wins NL MVP
  • 21 Nov 1991 Poetess Maria Elene Cruz Varela arrested in Cuba
  • 22 Nov 1991 New York Knicks pay Patrick Ewing a record $18.8 million for 2 yr extension
  • 23 Nov 1991 A day before he dies, Freddie Mercury, 45, confirms he has AIDS
  • 24 Nov 1991 79th CFL Grey Cup: Toronto Argonauts defeats Calgary Stampeders, 36-21
  • 25 Nov 1991 Bill Graham, rock concert promoter (Filmore), dies at age 60.
  • 26 Nov 1991 Condoms are handed out to thousands of New York High School students
  • 27 Nov 1991 Peter Pan opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 48 performances
  • 28 Nov 1991 South Ossetia declares independence from Georgia.
  • 30 Nov 1991 Rob Pilatus, 27, of Milli-Vanilli attempts suicide
  • 01 Nov 1991 President of the Chechen Republic Dzhokhar Dudayev declares sovereignty of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria from the Russian Federation.
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Music charts

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

  1. - Romanticyoutube
  2. - Cream
  3. - When A Man Loves A Woman
  4. - Set Adrift On Memory Bliss
  5. - Emotionsyoutube

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
  2. - Dizzy
  3. - Wind Of Change
  4. - Get Ready For This
  5. - Insanity


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?


Which were the most popular books released in November 1991?

The Deceiver by Frederick Forsyth

The Deceiver


Sam McCready is The Deceiver. He is a legendary operative in the Secret Intelligence Service.

Lila by Robert M. Pirsig



Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance is the author of Zen. He examines the essentials of life as he recounts his journey on the Hudson River in the sailboat of Phaedrus, his philosopher-narrator.

Savage Inequalities by Jonathan Kozol

Savage Inequalities


Jonathan Kozol visited over 200 schools across the country from Illinois to Washington D.C. and New York to San Antonio for two years starting in 1988.

The Sapphire Rose by David Eddings

The Sapphire Rose


Finally, the knight Sparhawk was able to take possession of Bhellion the legendary jewel in magic. He frees Queen Ehalana of the crystal cocoon that protects her life. But Bhellion is his.

Sleeping Beauty by Judith Michael

Sleeping Beauty


Anne Garnett, a Los Angeles divorce lawyer, was brilliant. She was tough, smart and untouchable. The glossy facade concealed the vulnerable girl who ran away from her wealthy and influential family.