What Happened on January 26, 1991

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Few Good Men" closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 497 performances
  • Alfaro Vive guerrilla group of Ecuador gives arms to Catholic church
  • Houston guard Vernon Maxwell is 4th NBAer to score 30 pts in a quarter
  • Jan Stenerud becomes 1st pure placekicker to make NFL Hall of Fame
  • NY Lotto pays $90 million to nine winners (#s are 5-15-30-35-46-50)

Famous Deaths

  • Johnny van Doorn, Dutch writer/poet, dies at 46