What Happened on January 13, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 12th ACE Cable Awards: Weather Channel wins the Golden CableACE for the coverage of the hurricane "Hugo"
  • 42 killed in exhibition soccer match in Johannesburg, South Africa

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Phil Mickelson wins PGA Northern Telecom Golf Open

  • Pres Mario Soares of Portugal re-elected
  • Soccer stadium riot in Orkney, South Africa, at least 40 die
  • Soviet troops continue attack on Vilnius, capital of Lithuania; 13 people killed and 140 injured as
  • UN Secretary-General Javier Pérez de Cuéllar meets with Iraqi President Saddam Hussein