On This Day

What Happened on July 10, 1991

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Boris Yeltsin sworn in as 1st elected President of the Russian Federation

Russian President Boris Yeltsin
Russian President
Boris Yeltsin
  • Foreign Minister R.F. Botha of South Africa signs accession to the Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty on behalf of South Africa
  • L'Express Airlines Beechcraft C-99 crashes in Alabama, killing 13

Famous Deaths

  • Gerome Ragni, American playwright and songwriter (Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical), dies of cancer at 55
1991 Highlights

About July 10, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 29 years and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Cancer