On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1991

Historical Events

  • -23] NYC Mayor Dinkins declares "Joseph Doherty Week"
  • Minnesota Twins win a team record 15 games in a row
  • Otis Nixon steals NL record 6 bases in 1 day
  • Revival of musical "Fiddler on the Roof" closes at Gershwin Theater, NYC, after 241 performances
  • With 3 runs in 9th, Balt ends Twins 15 game winning streak 6-5

Famous Deaths

  • Vicki Brown, British pop, rock session vocalist, and contemporary classical singer, dies of breast cancer at 51
  • Vicky Brown, American singer ("Power of Love"), dies
1991 Highlights

About June 16, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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