On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1991

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mike Tyson indicted for rape of Desiree Washington

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Mike Tyson
  • Only 1,695 fans watch Boston Red Sox play Cleveland

Famous Deaths

  • Edwin M. McMillan, American physicist and discoverer of plutonium (Nobel 1951), dies at 83
  • John Lawrence, doctor, dies
  • Joop Zwart, Dutch political activist and resistance fighter, dies at 78
  • Paul Michael Lombardi, actor, dies of AIDS at 31
1991 Highlights

About September 9, 1991

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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