February 7, 1991 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Jean-Bertrand Aristide sworn in as Haiti's 1st elected president
  • The IRA launches a mortar attack on 10 Downing Street during a cabinet meeting.

Deaths in History

  • Amos Yarkoni, legendary Israeli soldier (b. 1920)
  • Gladys LaVerne, dies of heart problems at 87
  • Jean-Paul Mousseau, Quebec painter, member of Les Automatistes (b. 1927)
  • John Steinbeck IV, American author and journalist