On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Odd Couple" opens & closes at Belasco Theater NYC

Music releaseMusic Recording

"Weird Al" Yankovic records "Babalu Music"

Parody Singer and Comedian Weird Al Yankovic
Parody Singer and Comedian
Weird Al Yankovic
  • A peace summit, brokered by the clergy and business and attended by all major political parties, but boycotted by the Conservative Party, is held to end the violence in South Africa
  • Mazda becomes 1st Japanese car to capture Le Mans 24 hour race

Famous Deaths

  • Antonio Jacinto, Angolan poet, dies at 66
  • Bill Buysman, Dutch guitarist/singer (Kilima Hawaiians), dies