What Happened on October 5, 1991

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Carlos Huerta's NCAA record streak of successful points after a touchdown ends at 157
  • Fresno State ties NCAA record with 49 points in a quarter, as they route New Mexico 94-17
  • Military transport plane crashes at Jakarta, 133 dies
  • NJ Devils begin their 10th Anniversary with a 7-2 win over the Blues
  • The first official version of the Linux kernel, version 0.02, is released.
  • USSR reduces nuclear weapons arsenal

Famous Weddings

  • Actor Ted Shackelford (Knots Landing) weds Annett Wolf

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Director Martin Scorsese (48) divorces producer Barbara De Fina (41) after 6 years of marriage

Film Director Martin Scorsese
Film Director
Martin Scorsese