On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1991

Historical Events

  • Krizstina Egerszegi swims world record 100m backstroke (1:00.31)

Famous Deaths

  • Boris Pugo, USSR minister of Interior (1990), commits suicide
  • Colleen Dewhurst, Canadian-American actress (Maggie-Blue & Grey), dies of cancer at 67
1991 Highlights

About August 22, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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