What Happened on July 24, 1991

Historical Events

  • Ottawa Rough Riders Board of Directors resign
  • Universityof Manchester scientist announce finding a planet outside of solar system

Famous Birthdays

  • Emily Bett Rickards, Canadian actress (Arrow), born in Vancouver, British Columbia

Famous Deaths

  • Freddie Brown, English cricketer (English Test captain 1950-51), dies at 80
  • Isaac Bashevis Singer, Polish-American yiddish writer (Yentl, Nobel Prize for Literature 1978), dies at 87
  • Jørn Elniff, Danish bebop jazz drummer (Music for Mice and Men; Bud Powell), dies at 53
  • Karl Ellis, dies at 41
1991 Highlights

About July 24, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: (Everything I Do) I Do It For You - Bryan Adams
  • UK #1 Song: (Everything I Do) I Do It For You - Bryan Adams