top entertainment stories in January 1991?...[besides kuwait]?
i need to know some of the top entertainment stories of January 1991...(besides the one about the U.N && Kuwait...)...please help me someone...
[Thanx in advance...-DiSCo.<3]
- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
I would not call the Gulf war an entertainment story as that would be offensive to many, including myself. Just as i would not call the holocaust or 9/11 an entertainment story. I'll list a bunch of interesting facts on January 1991, you choose what you think is most entertaining to you.
1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar.
# January 1 - The Colorado Buffaloes claim college football's national championship with a 10-9 win over Notre Dame in the 1991 Orange Bowl. Controversy reigns as Colorado wins the AP poll, but Georgia Tech - the nation's only unbeaten team (with one tie) - edges Colorado to win the UPI national championship by one point.
# January 4 - The United Nations Security Council votes unanimously to condemn Israel's treatment of the Palestinians.
# January 6 - Former baseball player Alan Wiggins becomes the first former major leaguer to die of AIDS.
# January 9 - A major collapse of ground traps 26 miners 65m below the surface at the Emaswati Colliery in Swaziland. The 26 men have access to a safe refuge chamber, and are all rescued by a drill hole 30 hours after the rescue unit is first alerted.
# January 10 - The SA State Government is forced to bail out the State Bank.
# January 11 - Soviet forces storm Vilnius to stop Lithuanian independence.
# January 12 - Gulf War: The Congress of the United States passes a resolution authorizing the use of military force to liberate Kuwait.
# January 13
* Soviet troops assault the Vilnius TV tower in Lithuania and kill 14 unarmed civilians; many more are injured.
* A fight and stampede at a pre-season exhibition match between South African football teams Chiefs and Pirates in the town of Orkney near Johannesburg, South Africa leaves 42 dead.
# January 14 - Three PLO guerilla chiefs are assassinated in Tunis.
# January 15 - The United Nations deadline for the withdrawal of Iraqi forces from occupied Kuwait expires, preparing the way for the start of Operation Desert Storm.
# January 16
* U.S. serial killer Aileen Wuornos confesses to the murders of six men.
* Gulf War: Operation Desert Storm begins with air strikes against Iraq.
# January 17
* Gulf War: Iraq fires 8 Scud missiles into Israel.
* Harald V of Norway becomes King on the death of his father, Olav V.
# January 18 - Eastern Air Lines shuts down after 62 years, citing financial problems.
# January 19 - The Party of the Alliance of Youth, Workers and Farmers of Angola is founded in Luanda, Angola.
# January 20 - The dynasty of the San Francisco 49ers comes to an end as the New York Giants defeat the 49ers, 15-13, in San Francisco. The Giants win despite not scoring a touchdown, prevailing on five field goals by Matt Bahr.
# January 26 - Somalia President Siad Barre flees his compound in Mogadishu.
# January 27 - The New York Giants defeat the Buffalo Bills, 20-19, in Super Bowl XXV.
# January 29 - Siad Barre is succeeded by Ali Mahdi Muhammad in Somalia
# January 15 - Rubab Raza, Pakistan swimmer
# January 16 - Julie Dubela, American singer
# January 19 - Erin Sanders, American actress
# January 21 - Paige and Ryanne Kettner, American actresses
# January 21 - Brittany Tiplady, Canadian actress
# January 5 - Vasko Popa, Yugoslavian poet (b. 1922)
# January 8 - Steve Clark, English guitarist (Def Leppard) (b. 1960)
# January 11 - Carl David Anderson, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1905)
# January 17 - King Olav V of Norway (b. 1903)
# January 29 - Yasushi Inoue, Japanese historian (b. 1907)
# January 30 - John Bardeen, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1908)
# January 29 - John McIntire, American actor (b. 1907)
- Cat StevensLv 61 decade ago
WTF do you mean by "entertainment stories"???porn??