What Happened on August 4, 1991

Historical Events

  • The Greek cruise ship Oceanos sinks off the Wild Coast of South Africa

Famous Deaths

  • Jeri Southern [Genevieve Hering], American jazz singer ("You Better Go Now"; "Joey"), dies of a heart attack at 64
  • Nikiforos Vrettakos, Greek poet (Hodyne), dies at 80
1991 Highlights

About August 4, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 1 month and 24 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