What Happened on December 19, 1991

Historical Events

  • "Christmas Carol" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 14 performances
  • 6,000th episode of One Life To Live

Historic Event

Boris Yeltsin takes control of the Kremlin

  • NY Yankee pitcher Steve Howe arrested for cocaine possession

Famous Birthdays

  • Declan Galbraith, British pop singer ("Tell Me Why"), born in Hoo St. Werburgh Kent, England

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest K Gann, US adventure novelist, dies at 81
  • Joe Cole, American roadie (Black Flag, Rollins Band), shot and killed at 30
  • Paul Maxwell, Canadian actor (Aliens, City of Fear, Freedom to Die), dies at 70
1991 Highlights

About December 19, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Black Or White - Michael Jackson
  • UK #1 Song: Bohemian Rhapsody/These Are The Days Of Our Lives - Queen