On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1991

Historical Events

  • "Mule Bone" opens at Ethel Barrymore Theater NYC for 67 performances

Film Release

"The Silence of the Lambs" film based on the book by Thomas Harris, directed by Jonathan Demme and starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins, is released (Best Picture 1992)

  • NL Cy Young winner Doug Drabek wins record $3 mil salary arbitration

Famous Weddings

Meg Ryan

Actress Meg Ryan (29) weds actor Dennis Quaid (37)

Actress Meg Ryan
Actress
Meg Ryan

Famous Deaths

  • Arno Breker, German architect and sculptor (Third Reich), dies at 90
  • Carlo L. Golino, Italian-American scholar, dies at 77
  • John A McCone, Head of CIA (1961-65), dies
  • Roy Lanham, American western swing and jazz guitarist (The Whippoorwills; Sons of the Pioneers, 1961-86), dies at 68
1991 Highlights

About February 14, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius