December 6th, 1991

December 6th, 1991, fell on a Friday. It was day 340 of 1991. The decade was the 1990s.

28 years, 7 months and 4 days have passed since December 6th, 1991.


On This Date

Events that occurred on December 6th, 1991:

  • Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991) is released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 6th, 1991:

  • United States: Black Or White - Michael Jackson
  • United Kingdom: Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me - George Michael & Elton John

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is December 6th, 1991 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. The Christmas season of 1991 has just started.

In America, the song Black Or White by Michael Jackson is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by George Michael & Elton John is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country is at the top of the Box Office.

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 rock subgenre called "Grunge" is starting to rise in popularity. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Cheers", "Full House", "Blossom" and "Clarissa Explains It All".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Duck Hunt", "Street Fighter II: The World Warrior", "Battletoads" and "The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood", "Muppet Babies", "The Simpsons" and "The Adventures of Pete & Pete". Popular toys include the likes of "Easy-Bake Oven", "Polly Pocket", "The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)" and "Super Soaker (water gun)".


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 December 6th, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Grunge

    A rock subgenre called "Grunge" is starting to take off. During this period, Nirvana release their album "Nevermind" and Pearl Jam release their album "Ten".


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 28 years, 7 months and 4 days have passed since December 6th, 1991.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 49 of 1991.
  • Leap Year: 1991 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 6th, 1991, will be 28 years of age.
  • People born in 1991 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 691977600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around December 6th, 1991:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 6th, 1991, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1991 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: December 6th, 1991 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

Television Shows

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

  • Home Improvement - Starring Tim Allen as Tim "The Toolman" Taylor.
  • Darkwing Duck - Cartoon.
  • Rugrats - Animated TV series about a group of toddlers.
  • The Ren & Stimpy Show - Animated cartoon series.
  • Dinosaurs - TV series about a family of dinosaurs.
  • 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 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.
  • 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.

1991 - Kid's TV

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

"The Adventures of Tintin" - "Home Improvement" - "Darkwing Duck" - "Taz-Mania" - "Doug" - "Rugrats" - "The Ren & Stimpy Show" - "Dinosaurs" - "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" - "Noozles" - "Roseanne" - "Garfield and Friends" - "Count Duckula" - "The Wonder Years" - "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" - "Fireman Sam" - "Full House" - "Adventures of the Little Koala" - "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:

  • Super Soaker (water gun)
  • The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)
  • 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

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of December:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 6th of December:

  • Constitution Day (Spain)

Weather

Weather information for December 6th, 1991:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 8.2 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 26.4 degrees Fahrenheit. -3.11 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 7.37cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 3.5 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on December 6th, 1991.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on December 6th, 1991 was probably conceived around the 26th of February, 1991. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 6th, 1991 is the 14th of September, 1992. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past - The third installment in the series. Released on the SNES.
  • Streets of Rage - A side-scrolling beat-em-up game that was released on the Sega.
  • Sonic the Hedgehog - A platform video game that was released for the Sega Mega Drive.
  • Battletoads - Platform video game.
  • Street Fighter II: The World Warrior - An arcade game that was released by Capcom.
  • Duck Hunt - Light gun shooter game.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about December 6th, 1991.

  • 10,445 days have passed since this date.
  • 902,444,400 seconds have passed since the December 6th, 1991.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,052,851,800 times.
  • Since December 6th, 1991, earth has travelled approximately 465,661,310,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 150,407,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 77,610,218 steps. That's about 34,493 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,829,333 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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