On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1991

Historical Events

  • Kiichi Miyazawa elected premier of Japan
  • Richard J Kerr ends term as acting director of CIA

Famous Deaths

  • Fred MacMurray, American actor (Double Indemnity, The Apartment, My Three Sons), dies of pneumonia at 83
  • Robert Maxwell, British billionaire publisher (NY Daily News), dies at 68
1991 Highlights

About November 5, 1991

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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