On This Day

January 29, 1991 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

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Nelson Mandela and Mangosuthu Buthelezi meet after 28 years

Anti-apartheid activist and South African President Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President
Nelson Mandela
  • The Battle of Khafji begins, the first major ground engagement of the Gulf War

Birthdays in History

  • Hugh Grosvenor, Earl Grosvenor, Son of the Duke of Westminster, born in Westminster, London

Deaths in History

  • Yasushi Inoue, Japanese historian, dies
1991 in History