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1991 Historical Event(s)
- January 17, 1991 – Gulf War: Operation Desert Storm begins early in the morning. Iraq fires 8 Scud missiles into Israel in an unsuccessful bid to provoke Israeli retaliation.
- February 15, 1991 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Sheep in Chinese astrology.
- February 25, 1991 – Gulf War: An Iraqi scud missile hits an American military barracks in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia killing 28 U.S. Army Reservists from Pennsylvania.
- June 3, 1991 – Mount Unzen erupts in Kyūshū, Japan, killing 43 people, all of them either researchers or journalists.
- August 27, 1991 – The European Community recognizes the independence of the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
- September 6, 1991 – The name Saint Petersburg is restored to Russia’s second largest city, which had been renamed Leningrad in 1924.
- September 21, 1991 – Armenia is granted independence from Soviet Union.
- October 18, 1991 – The Supreme Council of Azerbaijan adopts a declaration of independence from the Soviet Union.
- November 12, 1991 – Dili Massacre: Indonesian forces open fire on a crowd of student protesters in Dili, East Timor.
- December 25, 1991 – Mikhail Gorbachev resigns as president of the Soviet Union (the union itself is dissolved the next day). Ukraine’s referendum is finalized and Ukraine officially leaves the Soviet Union.
Who Were Born On 1991?
- January 2, 1991 – Steele Sidebottom, Australian Rules Footballer
- January 13, 1991 – Goo Ha-ra, South Korean singer/actress/MC
- January 20, 1991 – Jolyon Palmer, English racing driver; son of Jonathan Palmer
- February 16, 1991 – Sergio Canales, Spanish footballer
- February 20, 1991 – Giovanni Kyeremateng Italian footballer
- March 25, 1991 – Seychelle Gabriel, American actress
- May 20, 1991 – Mara Lopez, Filipino actress
- May 29, 1991 – Kristen Alderson, American actress
- July 15, 1991 – Derrick Favors, American basketball player
- September 9, 1991 – Hunter Hayes, American singer