March 31st, 1991, fell on a Sunday. It was day 90 of 1991. The decade was the 1990s.
29 years, 5 months and 22 days have passed since March 31st, 1991.
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The date is March 31st, 1991 and it's a Sunday. People are enjoying their weekend. Spring has started to creep in and the evenings are beginning to get longer.
In America, the song Coming Out Of The Dark by Gloria Estefan is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, The One And Only by Chesney Hawkes is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Silence of the Lambs is at the top of the Box Office.
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. 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 new teen sitcom called "Clarissa Explains It All" has just been released on Nickelodeon. In wrestling, Hulk Hogan has just defeated Sgt. Slaughter at WrestleMania VII. In Victoria, British Columbia, a search is underway for a 4-year-old Canadian boy called Michael Dunahee, who recently disappeared from a playground at Blanshard Park Elementary School.
At the 63rd Academy Awards, the film "Dances with Wolves" has won Best Picture. Meanwhile, Jeremy Irons has won Best Actor and Kathy Bates has won Best Actress. In South Korea, a search is underway for five young boys who recently went missing outside of Daegu. New Kids on the Block singer Donnie Wahlberg has recently been arrested on suspicion of setting fire to his hotel room in Kentucky.
There is shock and outrage following the recent murders of three civilians by the UVF in Northern Ireland. In Europe, the Soviet Union is continuing to dissolve as Georgia votes for independence from USSR. Meanwhile, Albania has held its first free elections since the 1920s. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Sherlock Holmes", "21 Jump Street", "The Flash" and "Beverly Hills, 90210".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Duck Hunt", "Super Mario Land", "Golden Axe" and "Street Fighter II: The World Warrior". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Cosby Show", "The Real Ghostbusters", "Married... with Children" and "Beverly Hills, 90210". Popular toys include the likes of "Easy-Bake Oven", "Jenga", "Game Boy" and "G.I. Joe (figures)".
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 31st, 1991.
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.
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.
"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.
Throughout 1991, the Soviet Union continues to dissolve, as multiple countries declare their independence.
"The Silence of the Lambs" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1991.
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.
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.
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"Clarissa Explains It All" - "The Adventures of Pete & Pete" - "Are You Afraid of the Dark?" - "Beverly Hills, 90210" - "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" - "Rosie and Jim" - "Blossom" - "The Simpsons" - "Doogie Howser, M.D." - "Saved by the Bell" - "Hey Dude" - "Noozles" - "Roseanne" - "Garfield and Friends" - "Count Duckula" - "The Wonder Years" - "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" - "Fireman Sam" - "Full House" - "Adventures of the Little Koala" - "21 Jump Street" - "Married... with Children" - "The Real Ghostbusters" - "Pingu" - "Growing Pains" - "Thomas the Tank Engine" - "The Cosby Show" - "Muppet Babies" - "Danger Mouse" - "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood"
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