On This Day

What Happened on October 16, 1991

Historical Events

  • Dallas Mavericks Roy Tarpley becomes 7th to be banned from NBA for life under the league's anti-drug agreement
  • George Jo Hennard, 35, kills 23 & himself & wounds 20 in Texas
  • Jharkhand Chhatra Yuva Morcha is founded at a conference in Ranchi, India.
  • US Supreme Court begins to hear Joseph Doherty case

Famous Birthdays

  • Joshua Crumbly, American jazz bassist, born in Westlake Village, California

Famous Deaths

  • Boris Papandopulo, Croatian composer, dies at 78
  • Tonny Huurdeman, singer/actress (Frills), dies
1991 Highlights

About October 16, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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

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