Events in year of 1991

  • 01-015% sales tax on consumer goods and services goes into effect in the USSR
  • 01-01Iraq rejects peace proposal from Egyptian President Hosi Mubarak
  • 01-01Les Miserables opens at Festival Theatre, Adelaide
  • 01-02Colorado wins its 1st AP national title poll
  • 01-03Israel reopens consulate in the USSR after 23 years
  • 01-03LA King Wayne Gretzky scores his 700th goal against New York Islanders
  • 01-04AT&T workers in Newark accidentally snap a cable
  • 01-04Fu Mingxia, 12, of China wins World Swimming Championships gold medal
  • 01-04Iraq agrees to send Aziz to Geneva to meet Baker on Jan 9th
  • 01-04Jan Krzystof Bielecki becomes Premier of Poland
  • 01-05"Oh, Kay!" closes at Richard Rodgers Theater NYC after 77 performances
  • 01-05Edwin Jongejans of the Netherlands wins 1-meter springboard diving title
  • 01-05Kevin Bradshaw of US International scores NCAA Division 1 record 72 pts
  • 01-06"Gypsy" closes at St. James Theater NYC after 477 performances
  • 01-06"Real Life With Jane Pauley" premieres on NBC-TV
  • 01-06Qian Hong swims female world record 50m butterfly (27.30 seconds)
  • 01-07"Nia Peeples Party Machine" premieres on TV
  • 01-08"Davis Rules, " with Jonathan Winters and Randy Quaid premieres on ABC-TV
  • 01-08Gaylord Perry, Ferguson Jenkins and Rod Carew elected to Hall of Fame
  • 01-08Rod Carew is 22nd player elected to Hall of Fame on 1st try
  • 01-09Baker and Aziz meet in Geneva; talks fail to defuse gulf crisis
  • 01-09Baseball officially bans Pete Rose from being elected to Hall of Fame
  • 01-09Dean Smith of NC is 6th to win 700 career coaching basketball games
  • 01-10Japan ends routine fingerprinting of all adult ethnic Koreans
  • 01-10US Congress begins debate on Persian Gulf crisis
  • 01-11Ben Johnson 1st race after being stripped of his 1988 Olympic Gold medal for steroid use, he finished 2nd
  • 01-11Congress empowers Bush to order attack on Iraq
  • 01-11Ric Flair wins NWA / WCW wrestling title
  • 01-11Soviets storm buildings in Vilnius to block Lithuania independence
  • 01-12Largest crowd to watch Atlantic Coast Womens Basketball game (11,520)

People born in year of 1991

  • 02-15Nicholas Garland: Son of Pamela Sue Martin
  • 03-16Wolfgang Van Halen: Son of Eddie Van Halan and Valerie Bertinelli
  • 04-13Dylan Francis Penn: Los Angeles, California -- Daughter of Sean Penn and Robin Wright
  • 06-09Abraham Joseph Groening: Son of Simpson creator Matt Groening
  • 06-10James Cleveland McFadden-Talbot: Son of Gates McFaden (Star Trek NG)
  • 08-02Gabriel Anthony Cohen: Son of Meredith Viera and Richard Cohen
  • 08-17Mikhail Moseyevich Botvinnik: World Chess Champion
  • 09-28Saffron LeBon: London, England -- Daughter of Simon and Yasmon
  • 10-02Beau Grayson: Son of country singer Tanya Tucker
  • 10-15Owen Joseph Kline: Son of Phoebe Cates and Kevin Kline

People died in year of 1991

  • 01-01Charles B Timmer: Dutch writer (Russia Black on White), dies at 83
  • 01-01Yvonne Waegemans: Flemish Author (Gnome Patjoepelke), dies at 81
  • 01-02Renato Rascel: Actor (7 Hills of Rome), dies of heart failure at 78
  • 01-04Berry Kroeger: Actor (Demon Seed), dies of kidney failure at 78
  • 01-04Harry Krimer: Actor (Napoleon), committed suicide at 94
  • 01-04Leo N Wright: US saxophonist (I Left My Heart in San Francisco), dies at 57
  • 01-05John Eckhardt: Actor born without legs (Freaks), dies at 82
  • 01-05Marie Madeline Sullivan: Actress (Elvira Mistress of Dark), dies at 80
  • 01-05Vasko Popa: Serbian WWII-partisan / Poet (Sporedno Nebo), dies at 68
  • 01-06Ada Moore: Entertainer, dies of cancer at 64
  • 01-07Joe Hicks: Baseball coach, dies of cancer at 64
  • 01-08Steve Clark: Guitarist (Def Leppard-Hysteria), dies at 30
  • 01-10Dimitris Myrat: Dies of cancer at 62
  • 01-11Jason Christmas: Dies at 49 of gunshot wound during robbery in New York
  • 01-12Vasco Pratolini: Italy -- Writer (Ragazze di San Frediano), dies at 77
  • 01-14Sallah Kharaf [Abu Iyad]: Co-founder (Al-Fatah), assassinated
  • 01-17Olav AFEC van Sleeswijk-Holstein-S-G V: King of Norway (1957)
  • 01-18Hamilton Fish: Congressman (NY), dies at 102
  • 01-18Lillian Bond: Actress (Air Mail, Pick-up, Blond Cheat), dies at 83
  • 01-18Nita Krebs: Actor (Munchkin-Wizard of Oz), dies of heart attack at 85
  • 01-19Don Beddoe: Actor (Bullwhip, Loophole, Texas), dies at 87
  • 01-19Glenn Langan: Actor (Big Chase, Jungle Heat, Rapture), dies at 73
  • 01-19John Russell: Actor / writer (Apache Uprising, Yellow Sky), dies at 70
  • 01-20Bill Riordon: US tennis promotor (Jimmy Connors)
  • 01-20Louis Seigner: Actor (Eclipse, Special Section), dies in a fire at 87
  • 01-21Frank Mitchell: Actor (Music is Magic, Prairie Gunsmoke)
  • 01-24Lawrence Lott: Actor (Real Men, Philadelphia Experiment), dies of AIDS at 40
  • 01-25Stanley Brock: Actor (Tin Men), dies of heart attack at 59
  • 01-26Johnny van Doorn: Dutch writer / poet, dies at 46
  • 01-28Dale Long: Hit HRs in 8 consecutive games, dies at 66

Events in year of 1992

  • 01-01Bush is 1st US President to address Australian Parliament
  • 01-01Curacao becomes 1st in Dutch Antilles to have compulsory education
  • 01-01Europe breaks down trade barriers
  • 01-01International Space Year begins
  • 01-01New York City transit fare increases from $1.15 to $1.25
  • 01-02Test debut of Shane Warne, vs. India at Sydney
  • 01-0332 Cubans defect to the US via helicopter
  • 01-05"6 Degrees of Separation" closes at Vivian Beaumont NYC after 496 performances
  • 01-05"Crucible" closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 32 performances
  • 01-05"On Borrowed Time" closes at Circle in the Square Theater NYC after 99 performances
  • 01-05"Peter Pan" closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 48 performances
  • 01-06New York Yankees sign free agent Danny Tartabul
  • 01-06Shane Warne takes 1-150 in his 1st Test innings
  • 01-07AT&T releases video-telephone ($1,499)
  • 01-108th Soap Opera Digest Awards
  • 01-11Paul Simon opens a tour in South Africa
  • 01-11US female Figure Skating championship won by Kristi Yamaguchi
  • 01-1213th ACE Cable Awards: HBO wins 27 awards
  • 01-12Last building in Gateway area in Cleveland is demolished
  • 01-12US male Figure Skating championship won by Christopher Bowman
  • 01-13Excavation of new ballpark at Gateway (Jacobs Field) begins
  • 01-13US serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer pleads guilty but insane
  • 01-15Bulgaria recognizes Macedonia
  • 01-15Cleaning woman finds intimate photos of Sarah Ferguson with US man
  • 01-16"2 Shakespearean Actors" opens at Cort Theater NYC for 29 performances
  • 01-17Sarah Ferguson attends dinner of Everglades club (club excludes Jews)
  • 01-1843rd NHL All-Star Game: Campbell beat Wales 10-6 at Philadelphia
  • 01-1849th Golden Globes
  • 01-18Actress Joan Chen (Twin Peaks) marries Dr Peter Hui
  • 01-18Comedian Pat McCormick injured in a car accident

People born in year of 1992

  • 02-02Rebop Rundgren: Son of Michelle Gray and Todd
  • 02-25Libby [Elizabeth] Callahan: Columbia, South Carolina -- Sport pistol (1996 Olympics)
  • 03-19Henry & Angus Bernsen: Twin sons of Corbin Bernsen & Amanda Pays
  • 04-13Jet Travolta: Daughter of John Travolta and Kelly Preston
  • 04-18Frances Bean Cobain: Daughter of Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love
  • 04-24Sean Rademaker: Actor (Kirkland Harrison-Another World)
  • 04-27James Duke Mason: Son of singer Belinda Carlisle and Morgan Mason
  • 07-01Bryant Jones: Camarillo, California -- Actor (Nate Hastings - Young and the Restless)
  • 07-08Taylor Maine Pearl Brooks: Daughter of country singer Garth Brooks
  • 09-30Marina CAK Windsor: Granddaughter of English Prince Edward
  • 10-11Sarah Cannon: Daughter of singer Amy Grant
  • 11-26Louis Ducrut: Prince / Son of Princess Stephanie and Daniel Ducrut

People died in year of 1992

  • 01-01Constantin Poustochkine: Jazz critic
  • 01-01Corky Geil: Dancer, dies at 64 in Long Beach, California
  • 01-01Grace Hopper: Computer scientist, dies at 85
  • 01-01Hette G Abma: Vicar / Dutch MP (SGP)
  • 01-02Virginia Field: Actress (Dream Girl), dies of cancer at 74
  • 01-03Anthony Del Casino: Band leader (Charlie Barnet Band), dies at 79
  • 01-03Judith Anderson: Actress (Star Trek 3), dies of pneumonia at 93
  • 01-03Lewis Michael Friedman: Pianist, dies at 47 of AIDS
  • 01-03Radomiro Tomic: Chilean President (1970)
  • 01-04Earl Colbert: Entertainer
  • 01-06Avon Jaeger Hill: Entertainer, dies of cancer at 44
  • 01-06Elaine McKenna: Australian actress (Peg Martin-Cell Block H)
  • 01-07Jhean Burton: Entertainer
  • 01-07Richard Hunt: Puppeteer / actor (Muppet Movie), dies of AIDS at 40
  • 01-08Abderrahim Bouabid: Morroco prime secretary (1972)
  • 01-08Johnny [Jan] Meijer: Dutch King of accordians (Body & Soul)
  • 01-08Menachim Begin: Israeli Prime Minister, dies at 78 of a heart attack
  • 01-09Steve Brodie: Actor (Desperate, Bodyguard), dies of cancer at 72
  • 01-09William JF "Bill" Naughton: Irish / British playwright (Alfie), dies at 81
  • 01-10Barbara Couper: British actress (Last Days of Dolwyn), dies at 89
  • 01-12Harry van Doorn: Dutch MP (KVP / KRO-chairman / PPR / CRM), dies at 76
  • 01-13Josef Neckermann: German founder mail-order firm / Travel Bureau
  • 01-13Yvonne Bryceland: Actress (Road to Mecca), dies of cancer at 66
  • 01-14Hari Rhodes: Actor (Earth II, Detroit 9000), dies at 59
  • 01-16Roselle Novelle: Silent film actress, dies at 95
  • 01-17Bill Walker: Actor (Big Mo, Mask, Harlem Globetrotters), dies at 95
  • 01-17Charlie Ventura: Jazz sax (Bop for the people), dies at 75 of cancer
  • 01-17Dorothy Alison: Actress (Maggie, 3rd Key, Long Arm)
  • 01-18John Remme: Entertainer, dies of AIDS at 56
  • 01-18Tom Elios: Entertainer