On This Day

What Happened on October 18, 1991

Historical Events

  • "Most Happy Fella" closes at NY State Theater NYC

Film Release

"My Own Private Idaho" directed and written by Gus van Sant starring River Phoenix and Keanu Reeves is released

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Tyler Posey, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Gunnar S√łnstevold, Norwegian jazz pianist, and orchestral and film score composer (Litany In Atlanta; The Dorian Cage), dies at 78
1991 Highlights

About October 18, 1991

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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