On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1991

Historical Events


Sport awardWimbledon Women's Tennis

Wimbledon Women's Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats Gabriela Sabatini of Argentina 6-4, 3-6, 8-6 for her 3rd Wimbledon crown

Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Folk singer Mary Travers (54) weds restaurateur Ethan Robbins

Folk Singer Mary Travers
Folk Singer
Mary Travers

Famous Deaths

  • Muda Lawal, Nigerian footballer (b. 1954)
  • Nicholas P. Dallis, American psychiatrist and comic strip writer (Rex Morgan, M.D.), dies at 79
  • Thorley Walters, actor (Trog, Edwardians, Daisy), dies at 78
1991 Highlights

About July 6, 1991

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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