What Happened on December 28, 1991

Historical Events

  • 8 are crushed to death at a RAP basketball game at City College, NYC
  • Blockbuster Bowl 2: Alabama beats Colorado, 30-25
  • Irene the Icon of Greek Orthodox church returns after being stolen
  • Ninibeth Beatriz Leal Jiminez, 20, of Venez, crowned 41st Miss World

Historic Event

Ted Turner is named Time Magazine Man of Year

Famous Deaths

  • Cassandra Harris [Sandra Waites], Australian actress (For Your Eyes Only), dies of ovarian cancer at 43
  • Jacques Aubuchon, actor (Hoax, Thunder Road), dies of heart failure
1991 Highlights

About December 28, 1991

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

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