What Happened on December 1, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Moscow Circus Cirk Valentin" closes at Gershwin NYC after 32 performances
  • "Once on this Island" closes at Booth Theater NYC after 469 performances
  • 80th Davis Cup: France beats USA in Lyon (3-1)
  • Colorado party wins Paraguay parliamentary election
  • Nursultan Nazarbayev sworn in as president of Kazakhstan
  • Ukrainian people vote for independence
  • US 75th manned space mission "STS 44" Atlantis 10 lands

Famous Deaths

  • Byron Webster, actor (That Man Bolt), dies of AIDS at 58
  • George Joseph Stigler, US economist (Nobel 1982), dies at 80