On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 8 Iraqi embassy officials are expelled from the UK
  • Israel reopens consulate in USSR after 23 years
  • LA King Wayne Gretzky scores his 700th goal against NY Islanders

Famous Deaths

  • Luke Appling, American Baseball Hall of Fame shortstop, (7-time MLB All Star), dies of abdominal aortic aneurysm at 83