On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1991

Historical Events

  • 41st Berlin International Film Festival: "The House of Smiles" wins the Golden Bear
  • Daily market volatility as Hussein mentions withdrawal, but Bush calls his offer a "cruel hoax"
  • Freighter with dynamite explodes in Phang Nga Thailand, 120 die
  • Troy State sets NCAA Div II record with 103 points in 2nd half routing DeVry Institute 187-117

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicholas Garland, son of Pamela Sue Martin, born in Hampstead, United Kingdom

Famous Weddings

George Brett

Baseball superstar George Brett (37) weds Leslie Davenport in Manhattan Beach, California

Famous Deaths

  • Gary Gears, Chicago disk jockey, dies at 46 of a heart attack
  • Luis Escobar, Spanish actor (Don Juan My Love), dies at 78
1991 Highlights

About February 15, 1991

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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