What Happened on September 7, 1991

Historical Events

  • "The New WKRP in Cincinnati", an ensemble TV sitcom sequel created by Hugh Wilson and set in a struggling radio station debuts in syndication; 3 members of the original series cast reprise their roles
  • 1st South African international competition in 25 years, gymnastics
  • Brigham Young University quarterback Ty Detmer passes NCAA record 11,606 yards
  • Die Laughing wins Messenger Stakes

1991 History

Famous Weddings

  • American actor Harry Hamlin weds actress Nicollette Sheridan

Famous Deaths

  • Archie Menzies, English playwright na dcomposer (Under Your Hat), dies at 87
  • Ben Piazza, American actor (Santa Barbara; The Blues Brothers; Dallas), dies of cancer at 58
  • John Crosby, American columnist/detective writer dies at 79
  • John H. Lawrence, American physician (nuclear medicine pioneer), dies at 87

About September 7, 1991

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: (Everything I Do) I Do It For You - Bryan Adams
  • UK #1 Song: (Everything I Do) I Do It For You - Bryan Adams