March 14th, 1991, fell on a Thursday. It was day 73 of 1991. The decade was the 1990s.
29 years, 10 months and 12 days have passed since March 14th, 1991.
On This Date
Events that occurred on March 14th, 1991:
"The Birmingham Six" are released after the court rules that evidence had been fabricated by police.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 14th, 1991:
United States: Someday - Mariah Carey
United Kingdom: Should I Stay Or Should I Go - The Clash
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Sleeping with the Enemy" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is March 14th, 1991 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Spring has started to creep in and the evenings are beginning to get longer.
St. Patrick's Day is just around the corner. In America, the song Someday by Mariah Carey is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Should I Stay Or Should I Go by The Clash is the number one hit song.
George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Sleeping with the Enemy is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, John Major is the current Prime Minister. In fashion, many of the trends from the late 80s are still popular. Colored tights, denim overalls, leotards, flannel shirts and shoulder pads are all fashionable at the moment.
A civil war is currently taking place in the African country of Rwanda. It's 1991, so the airwaves are being dominated by artists such as Bryan Adams, Michael Jackson, Roxette, R.E.M., Color Me Badd and Paula Abdul. A controversial video of an African American man called Rodney King being beaten by police has just been released. The footage has sparked racial tensions in Los Angeles.
In the Middle East, Operation Desert storm has recently come to an end after a short ground war between US-led forces and the Iraq military. President Bush has declared that the country of Kuwait has been liberated. Meanwhile, an anti-Saddam uprising has started in the Iraqi city of Basra. A massive protest against Slobodan Milošević has kicked off in Belgrade, Serbia. In response, the Socialist Party of Serbia have deployed tanks to the streets. In Europe, the Soviet Union is continuing to dissolve.
Janet Jackson has just become the highest paid female singer ever following her US$30 record deal with Virgin Records. Meanwhile, R.E.M. have just released their new album "Out of Time", which contains the single "Losing My Religion". In England, the "Birmingham Six" have been released from prison following a court ruling that their convictions were "unsafe and unsatisfactory". The six Irishmen had previously been sentenced to life in prison for the Birmingham pub bombings of 1974.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Dallas", "Magnum, P.I.", "Only Fools and Horses" and "Sherlock Holmes". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Duck Hunt", "Super Mario Land", "Wing Commander" and "Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Real Ghostbusters", "The Wonder Years", "Hey Dude" and "The Simpsons".
Popular toys include the likes of "My Little Pony (figures)", "Transformers", "Sega Genesis / Mega Drive" and "G.I. Joe (figures)".
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on March 14th, 1991.
Early 1990s Fashion
Early 1990s fashion saw a continuation of the 1980s. Popular outfits included clothes such as coloured tights, denim overalls, black leather jackets with shoulder pads, neon coloured tops, flannel shirts, plaid skirts and ripped jeans.
Early 1990s recession
During the start of the 1990s, most of the Western World was affected by a recession, which had been caused by a loss of consumer confidence and restrictive monetary policies by central banks. In 1991, the United Kingdom experienced rioting.
Natalie Cole and Nat King Cole - "Unforgettable"
"Unforgettable" by Natalie Cole and Nat King Cole would go on to win a Grammy for 1991's Song of the Year.
CNN founder Ted Turner was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1991. Turner was named as such because of CNN's coverage of Operation Desert Storm and the Gulf War.
The Soviet Union falls apart.
Throughout 1991, the Soviet Union continues to dissolve, as multiple countries declare their independence.
The Silence of the Lambs
"The Silence of the Lambs" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1991.
Best football players in 1991.
In 1991, the best soccer players would have been Jean-Pierre Papin, Lothar Matthäus, Darko Pančev, Dejan Savićević, Robert Prosinečki, Gary Lineker, Gianluca Vialli, Miodrag Belodedici, Mark Hughes, Chris Waddle and Michael Laudrup.
1991 in movies.
Movies released in 1991 included Terminator 2, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Beauty and the Beast, Hook, The Silence of the Lambs, The Addams Family, Cape Fear, Hot Shots!, Boyz n the Hood, Backdraft and Father of the Bride.
Who were the best NBA players in 1991?
In 1991, the best NBA players were Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Charles Barkley, Karl Malone, David Robinson, Dominique Wilkins, Chris Mullin, Patrick Ewing, Kevin Johnson, Clyde Drexler, James Worthy, Bernard King, Hakeem Olajuwon, John Stockton and Joe Dumars.
1991 in music.
Popular music artists in 1991 included Bryan Adams, Boyz II Men, Ice T, R.E.M., Mariah Carey, Cher, Paula Abdul, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Cypress Hill, A Tribe Called Quest, Michael Jackson and Sting.
Basic facts and information about this date:
29 years, 10 months and 12 days have passed since March 14th, 1991.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 11 of 1991.
Leap Year: 1991 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on March 14th, 1991, will be 29 years of age.
People born in 1991 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 668908800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around March 14th, 1991:
February 14th, 1991: The Silence of the Lambs (1991), starring Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster, is released in movie theaters.
George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 14th, 1991?
John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Charles Haughey was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on March 14th, 1991 was probably conceived around the 4th of June, 1990. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 14th, 1991 is the 22nd of December, 1991. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about March 14th, 1991.
10,911 days have passed since this date.
942,710,400 seconds have passed since the March 14th, 1991.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,099,828,800 times.
Since March 14th, 1991, earth has travelled approximately 486,438,566,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 157,118,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 81,073,094 steps. That's about 36,032 miles!
Since this date, 11,312,525 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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