On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1991

Historical Events

  • "On Borrowed Time" opens at Circle in Square Theater, NYC; runs for 99 performances

Historic Event

Bush declares "total confidence" in nominee Clarence Thomas

  • Ecuador becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty
  • San Jose Sharks beat Calgary for their 1st NHL win, 4-3

Famous Deaths

  • Roy Black, German schlager singer and actor (Kinderarzt Dr Froehlich), dies of heart failure at 43
  • Thalmus Rasulala, actor (Blacula), dies of heart attack at 51
1991 Highlights

About October 9, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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

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