What Happened on January 19, 1991

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 42nd NHL All-Star Game: Campbell beat Wales 11-5 at Chicago

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

48th Golden Globes: Dances with Wolves, Jeremy Irons, & Kathy Bates wins

  • Eastern Airlines shuts down operations
  • Iraq files SCUD missiles at Tel Aviv and other cities in Israel during the Gulf War
  • Jumbo Tsuruta beats Stan Hansen to win All Japan Triple Crown title
  • Sgt Slaughter defeats Ultimate Warrior for WWF championship belt

Famous Birthdays

  • Erin Sanders, American child actress
  • Tommy Fleetwood, British golfer (US Open runner-up 2018), born in Southport, England

Famous Deaths

  • Don Beddoe, actor (Bullwhip, Loophole, Texas), dies at 87
  • Glenn Langan, American actor (Amazing Colossal Man, Margie, Jungle Heat, Rapture), dies of lymphoma at 73
  • John Russell, American actor (Apache Uprising, Yellow Sky), dies at 70
  • Marcel Chaput, French Canadian politician, dies at 72