On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1991

Historical Events

Catholic Encyclical

Pope John Paul II's encyclical on Centesimus annus

Famous Deaths

  • Hal Bell, dies at 65
  • Leib Lensky, dies at 82
  • Ronald McKie, Australian author (The Mango Tree), dies at 81
1991 Highlights

About May 2, 1991

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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