On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1991

Historical Events

  • 750,000 attend Paul Simon's free concert in Central Park, NYC
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Deaths

  • Marietta Tree, ambassador (UN Comm of Human Rights), dies at 74
1991 Highlights

About August 15, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Independence Day (India)

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