What Happened on August 16th, 1991

Day of Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Belgium census is 10,000,963 inhabitants

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

President Bush declares recession is near an end

US President George H. W. Bush
US President
George H. W. Bush

Famous Birthdays

  • Evanna Lynch, Irish actress
  • Sarah-Jeanne Labrosse, Canadian actress

Famous Deaths

  • Robert DiMatte Jr, stage director/actor, dies at 43
  • Shamu the Whale, dies of respiratory failure at 16
  • Stuart Karl, CEO (Karl Home Video), dies at 38 of skin cancer