What Happened on September 6th, 1991

Day of Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 33rd Walker Cup: US, 14-10
  • Ronald Venetiaan chosen president of Suriname
  • The name Saint Petersburg is restored to Russia's second largest city, which had been renamed Leningrad in 1924.
  • USSR recognizes the independence of the 3 Baltic republics (Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania)

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Goldham, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1922)