On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1991

Historical Events

Film Premier

Gus Van Sant's film "My Own Private Idaho" starring Keanu Reeves and River Phoenix premieres

Golf Tournament

Pat Bradley wins MBS LPGA Golf Classic at the Los Coyotes CC; her third LPGA title of the month

Ryder Cup

Ryder Cup Golf, Kiahwa Island GR: US beats Europe, 14½-13½; Bernhard Langer misses 6-foot par putt which would have clinched 14-all tie and retained Cup for Europe


Famous Weddings

Kate Jackson

Actress Kate Jackson (42) weds ski-lodge entrepreneur Tom Hart in Brentwood

Famous Deaths

  • Gijsbert Perlee, Amsterdam's organ builder/grinder (Arabian), dies
  • Sam Ntuli, South African community pleader and negotiator, murdered
  • Zapata Jaw [Nelson Renfrum], Surinamese musician, dies
1991 Highlights

About September 29, 1991

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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