April 7th, 1991

April 7th, 1991, fell on a Sunday. It was day 97 of 1991. The decade was the 1990s.

29 years, 10 months and 24 days have passed since April 7th, 1991.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 7th, 1991:

  • United States: Coming Out Of The Dark - Gloria Estefan
  • United Kingdom: The One And Only - Chesney Hawkes

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is April 7th, 1991 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aries. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

The summer of 1991 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise. 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 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II 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. 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.

In Europe, the Soviet Union is continuing to dissolve as Georgia votes for independence from the USSR. Meanwhile, Albania has held its first free elections since the 1920s. People are watching popular TV shows such as "'Allo 'Allo!", "The Wonder Years", "Quantum Leap" and "Twin Peaks". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "SimCity", "Super Mario Land", "Phantasy Star II" and "Railroad Tycoon".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", "Hey Dude", "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "Clarissa Explains It All". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Easy-Bake Oven", "My Little Pony (figures)", "Micro Machines" and "Game Boy".


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 April 7th, 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.

  • Ted Turner.

    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

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 29 years, 10 months and 24 days have passed since April 7th, 1991.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 14 of 1991.
  • Leap Year: 1991 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 7th, 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 670978800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 7th, 1991:

  • March 14th, 1991: "The Birmingham Six" are released after the court rules that evidence had been fabricated by police.
  • March 22nd, 1991: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991) is released.
  • March 23rd, 1991: The first episode of "Clarissa Explains It All" is broadcasted on Nickelodeon.
  • March 24th, 1991: WrestleMania VII: Hulk Hogan defeats Sgt. Slaughter at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena in Los Angeles, California.
  • March 24th, 1991: 4-year-old Michael Dunahee disappears from a school playground in Victoria, Canada.
  • March 26th, 1991: "The Frog Boys": Five young boys go missing in South Korea.
  • March 28th, 1991: 3 Catholic civilians are murdered by the UVF in a gun attack in Drumbeg, Northern Ireland.
  • March 31st, 1991: Georgia votes for independence from the Soviet Union.
  • March 31st, 1991: The Croatian War of Independence begins.
  • This date: April 7th, 1991
  • April 9th, 1991: Georgia declares its independence from the Soviet Union.
  • April 16th, 1991: Graeme Souness becomes the new manager of Liverpool.
  • April 26th, 1991: The first episode of the TV show "Dinosaurs" is aired.
  • May 3rd, 1991: The final episode of Dallas is aired.
  • May 4th, 1991: Sweden win the 1991 Eurovision Song Contest with the song "Fångad av en stormvind" by Carola.
  • May 6th, 1991: Football: Arsenal win the Football League First Division after beating Manchester United 3-1.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 7th, 1991, will have the star sign Aries.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1991 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 7th, 1991 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Clarissa Explains It All - Nickelodeon TV series.
  • Beverly Hills, 90210 - A series that followed the lives of a group of teenagers living in Beverly Hills.
  • The Flash - CBS TV show starring John Wesley Shipp as Flash.
  • The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - Sitcom about an inner-city teenager who moves to his aunt's house in Bel-Air.
  • Blossom - Starring Mayim Bialik as teenager Blossom Russo.
  • Twin Peaks - Crime drama.
  • One Foot in the Grave - British sitcom following the life of Victor Meldrew.
  • Family Matters - Sitcom starring Reginald VelJohnson as Carl Otis Winslow.
  • Saved by the Bell - Comedy series about a group of friends in high school.
  • Seinfeld - Comedy sitcom starring Jerry Seinfeld.
  • Quantum Leap - TV show about a scientist that finds himself inside the body of a different person each week.
  • Roseanne - Comedy TV show about a working class family called the Conners.

1991 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1991.

  • 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

1991 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1991:

  • G.I. Joe (figures)
  • Yo-yo
  • Polly Pocket
  • Sega Genesis / Mega Drive
  • Game Boy
  • Jenga
  • Micro Machines
  • Sylvanian Families
  • Transformers
  • My Little Pony (figures)
  • Easy-Bake Oven

Video Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse - A platform game that was originally released on the Sega Mega Drive.
  • Railroad Tycoon - Business simulation game designed by Sid Meier.
  • Wing Commander - A sci-fi space simulation game that was released for PC DOS.
  • Phantasy Star II - RPG game developed by SEGA.
  • Golden Axe - Conan the Barbarian-style beat 'em-up game.
  • Super Mario Land - Released for the Game Boy.
  • SimCity - City-building simulation game developed by Maxis.
  • Duck Hunt - Light gun shooter game.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 7th of April:


Weather

Weather information for April 7th, 1991:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.8 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 64.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 18.17 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.51cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 8.94 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.27cm.

US President

Who was the US President on April 7th, 1991?

  • George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 7th, 1991?

  • John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Charles Haughey was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 7th, 1991 was probably conceived around the 28th of June, 1990. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 7th, 1991 is the 15th of January, 1992. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 7th, 1991.

  • 10,921 days have passed since this date.
  • 943,578,000 seconds have passed since the April 7th, 1991.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,100,841,000 times.
  • Since April 7th, 1991, earth has travelled approximately 486,886,248,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 157,263,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 81,147,708 steps. That's about 36,066 miles!
  • Since this date, 11,322,936 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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