On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1991

Historical Events

  • Japanese runner Hiromi Taniguchi wins the marathon in 2:14:57 at the World Athletics Championships in Tokyo, Japan
  • Richard J Kerr, serves as acting director of CIA

Famous Deaths

  • Elise Hoomans, Dutch director and actress (Jane Eyre, Barocco), dies at 76
  • Mark Robinson, British actor (The Girl), dies at 30
  • Steve Kemp, British light enterpeneur, dies
1991 Highlights

About September 1, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 30 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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