On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Judds final concert (Nashville)
  • Muslim Shi'ites release last US hostage Terry Anderson (held 6½ years)
  • Pan American World Airways ceased operations
  • Patricia Bowman testifies that William Kennedy Smith raped her

Famous Deaths

  • Alex Graham, Scottish cartoonist who created the comic strip "Fred Basset", dies at 78