What Happened on January 6, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Gypsy" closes at St James Theater NYC after 477 performances
  • "Real Life With Jane Pauley" premieres on NBC-TV
  • Jorge Serrano Elias elected President of Guatemala
  • Qian Hong swims female world record 50m butterfly (27.30 sec)

Famous Birthdays

  • Nikola Saric, Danish footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Ada Moore, entertainer, dies of cancer at 64
  • Ahmet Adnan Saygun, Turkish composer, dies at 83