On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1991

Historical Events

  • American Major League Baseball executive John Hart becomes general manager of Cleveland Indians
  • NCAA places Tennessee on 2 years probation for football recruiting violations
  • Robert Helmick resigns as president of US Olympic Committee
  • Space shuttle STS 48 (Discovery 14) lands
  • Yugoslavia begins a naval blockade of 7 Adriatic port cities.

Famous Deaths

  • Rob Tyner [Robert Derminer], American hard rock singer (MC5 - Kick Out The Jams), dies of a heart attack at 46
1991 Highlights

About September 18, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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