On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1991

Historical Events

  • 48th Venice Film Festival: "Close to Eden" directed by Nikita Mikhalkov wins Golden Lion

Famous Deaths

Person of interestFrank Capra

Frank Capra, American film director (It's a Wonderful Life), dies at 94

Film Director Frank Capra
Film Director
Frank Capra
  • Henri de Lubac, French theologist and antifascist, dies at 95
1991 Highlights

About September 3, 1991

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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