What Happened on February 21, 1991

Historical Events

Music History

Neil Simon's stage comedy "Lost in Yonkers" opens at Richard Rodgers Theater, NYC; runs for 780 performances

  • USSR announces that Iraq has agreed to a proposal to end the Gulf War, but the US calls the plan unacceptable

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Alwyn, British actor (Harriet), born in Tunbridge Wells, England
  • Suppasit Jongcheveevat, Thai singer-songwriter and actor, born in Nonthaburi, Thailand
Born in 1991

Famous Deaths

  • Margot Fonteyn, English ballerina considered the 1st lady of British Ballet (Giselle), dies at 71
  • Nutan Bahl, Indian actress (Seema, Bandini), dies of breast cancer at 54
  • Roger Swaybill, American actor and writer (Porky's II, Breaking Point), dies at 47

About February 21, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: All The Man That I Need - Whitney Houston
  • UK #1 Song: Do The Bartman - Simpsons