What Happened on August 19th, 1991

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • -20] Hurricane Bob hits US

BattleCoup d'├ętat

Conservative members of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union attempt to depose Mikhail Gorbachev in a coup d'├ętat

General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev
General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union
Mikhail Gorbachev
  • Janel Bishop, 17, of New Hampshire, crowned 9th Miss Teen USA