On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1991

Historical Events

  • "Andre Heller's Wonderhouse" closes at Broadhurst NYC after 9 performances
  • "Homecoming" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 49 performances
  • Baseball World Series: Minnesota Twins beat Atlanta Braves, 1-0 in 10 in Game 7 at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome; win 2nd title since move to Minneapolis; MVP: Twins pitcher Jack Morris

Famous Weddings

  • "Thompson Twins" singer Tom Bailey weds Alannah Currie at Graceland Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas, Nevada

Famous Deaths

  • Andrzej Panufnik, Polish-British composer and conductor (Symphony No. 3 - Sinfonia Sacra), dies at 77
  • George Barker, English poet, dies at 78
  • Pyke F C Koch, realistic painter, dies
1991 Highlights

About October 27, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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