Historical Events on January 17th, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Harald V becomes King of Norway on the death of his father, Olav V.
  • Iraq fires 8 Scud missiles on Israel
  • Mountie Jacques Rougeau beats Hart for WWF intercontinental title

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Operation Desert Storm begins against Saddam Hussein

Iraqi President Saddam Hussein
Iraqi President
Saddam Hussein