What Happened on August 2, 1991

Historical Events

Music History

Funk singer Rick James, arrested on sexual torture charges

  • Hedy Lamaar is arrested for shoplifting in LA
  • Pan Am games open in Havana
  • Space shuttle STS 43 (Atlantis 9) launched

Famous Birthdays

  • Gabe Cohen, American journalist, son of journalists Meredith Viera & Richard Cohen

Famous Deaths

  • Helen Page Camp, American actress, dies at 60
1991 Highlights

About August 2, 1991

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 4 months and 4 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