What Happened on November 6, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Moscow Circus Cirk Valentin" opens at Gershwin NYC for 32 performances
  • Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovitsj returns to St Petersburg
  • Keck II, biggest telescope in use at Mauna Kea Hawaii
  • Maximus 2.0 BBS released
  • Robert M Gates, becomes 15th director of CIA

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Russian President Boris Yeltsin outlaws Communist Party

Russian President Boris Yeltsin
Russian President
Boris Yeltsin

Famous Deaths

  • Andre Vandernoot, Flemish fluitist/conductor, dies at 64

Person of interestGene Tierney

Gene Tierney, American actress (Laura, Leave Her to Heaven, The Razor's Edge), dies of emphysema at 70

Actress Gene Tierney
Gene Tierney