December 25th, 1991, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 359 of 1991. The decade was the 1990s.
28 years, 9 months and 30 days have passed since December 25th, 1991.
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The date is December 25th, 1991 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Capricorn. It's Christmas Day of 1991, so most people are exchanging presents and spending time at home with their families.
In America, the song Black Or White by Michael Jackson is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Bohemian Rhapsody / These Are The Days Of Our Lives by Queen 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.
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 rock subgenre called "Grunge" is starting to rise in popularity.
In Europe, the Soviet Union is coming to an end. The leaders of Russia, Belarus and Ukraine have agreed to dissolve the union. Meanwhile, Mikhail Gorbachev has been left with no other choice but to resign as the president of the Soviet Union. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Last of the Summer Wine", "Magnum, P.I.", "Sherlock Holmes" and "Darkwing Duck". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "SimCity", "Battletoads", "The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past" and "Civilization".
Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Muppet Babies", "Thomas the Tank Engine", "Full House" and "Are You Afraid of the Dark?". Popular toys include the likes of "Easy-Bake Oven", "Sega Genesis / Mega Drive", "Yo-yo" and "G.I. Joe (figures)".
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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.
"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.
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".
During this period, the Soviet Union was in its final stages of dissolving, as multiple countries in Eastern Europe had already declared their independence. On December 8, 1991, the presidents of Russia, Ukraine and Belarus agreed to dissolve the Soviet Union and replace it with the Commonwealth of Independent States. On the 21st of December, 1991, representatives from most of the Soviet republics also agreed to dissolve the union. Finally, on the 25th of December, 1991, president Mikhail Gorbachev stepped down and declared his office extinct.
On Christmas day in 1991, Soviet Union president Mikhail Gorbachev stepped down.
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"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"
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