On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1991

Historical Events

  • Cholera epidemic begins in Peru with first known sufferer, 300,000 people infected over the next 12 months

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Choquette, French Canadian novelist, poet and diplomat, dies at 85
1991 Highlights

About January 22, 1991

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius