On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1991

Historical Events

  • 55 ton concrete beam falls in Montreal's Olympic Stadium

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Joe Carter 1st baseball player with 3 consecutive 100 RBI seasons with 3 different teams (Indians, Padres, Blue Jays)

MLB Outfielder Joe Carter
MLB Outfielder
Joe Carter
  • Kim Zmeskal is 1st American to win a medal at World Gymnastics Championships, she wins the gold with 39.848 pts

Famous Deaths

  • Ferry Barendse, trumpeter/composer/arranger (Ramblers), dies
  • Joe Pasternak, Hungarian-American film producer (Spinout, Big City), dies of Parkinson's at 73
  • Metin Oktay, Turkish football player (b. 1936)
  • Paul Thompson, Canadian ice hockey forward and coach (Stanley Cup 1928 [NY Rangers], 1934, 38 Chicago Black Hawks), dies at 84
1991 Highlights

About September 13, 1991

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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