What Happened on August 10, 1991

Historical Events

  • New York City Opera's limited run production of Stephen Sondhiem's "A Little Night Music" closes at New York State Theater, NYC, after 7 performances
  • NFL sportscaster Paul Maquire suffers a heart attack at 53

Famous Weddings

Tucker Carlson

Political commentator Tucker Carlson marries Susan Andrews at St. George's School, Rhode Island

Famous Deaths

  • (Henry) "Buster" Smith, American jazz alto saxophonist, arranger, and bandleader (Blue Devils; Count Basie), dies of a heart attack at 86
  • Josef Lipski, Polish Senator, anti-Communist dissident, and human rights advocate, dies of heart disease at 65
1991 Highlights

About August 10, 1991

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: (Everything I Do) I Do It For You - Bryan Adams
  • UK #1 Song: (Everything I Do) I Do It For You - Bryan Adams