On This Day

What Happened on September 14, 1991

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 16th Toronto International Film Festival: "The Fisher King" directed by Terry Gilliam wins the People's Choice Award
  • 386 yards & scored 7 touchdowns as the Aztecs beat Pacific 55-34
  • Carolyn Suzanne Sapp (Hawaii), 24, crowned 65th Miss America 1992
  • Freshman Marshall Faulk of San Diego State rushed for NCAA record
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Deaths

  • Julie Bovasso, American actress (Willie & Phil, Just Me & You), dies of cancer at 61
  • Russell Lynes, American art historian and magazine editor (b. 1910)