*World Series Champions: Minnesota Twins
*Superbowl Champions: New York Giants
*NBA Champions: Chicago Bulls
*Stanley Cup Champs: Pittsburgh Penguins
*U.S. Open Golf: Payne Stewart
*U.S. Tennis: Stefan Edberg/Monica Seles
*Wimbledon (Men/Women): Michael Stitch/Steffi Graf
*NCAA Football Champions: Miami & Washington
*NCAA Basketball: Duke
*Kentucky Derby: Strike The Gold
Pamela Anderson, Elle Macpherson.
Other Facts (1991)Freddie Mercury, lead singer of the band Queen, issues a public statement confirming that he is stricken with AIDS, and the next day he dies of complications.
*Paul 'Pee Wee Herman' Reubens was caught in adult theater doing an inappropriate public act.
* Following the Iraq invasion Kuwait A United Nations Coalition Force including USA, Arab and European countries Bombs Iraq Forces in Kuwait and force Iraq Forces out of Kuwait and back to Iraq.
*Jeffrey Dahmer is arrested after the remains of 11 men and boys are found in his Milwaukee, Wisconsin apartment.
*Seattle band Nirvana releases the song "Smells Like Teen Spirit" on the LP Nevermind and enjoys national success. With Nirvana's hit comes the grunge movement.
*Popular Movies in 1990: The Silence of the Lambs, Beauty and the Beast, JFK, Thelma & Louise.
*It became a lot easier for many to quit smoking when Nicoderm CQ's nicotine patch was approved by the FDA.
*Liz Taylor married hubby # 7, Larry Fortensky, at Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch. They met in a rehab center.
*Cyclone in Bangladesh kills 200,000.
*Mike Tyson is arrested and charged with raping Desiree Washington.
*"The few, the proud, the Marines" - United States Marine Corp ad.
*Dead Sea Scroll is Unveiled.
*Seventy tornadoes break out in the central United States, killing 17.
*"Hasta La Vista Baby" - Arnold Schwarzenegger, in 'The Terminator 2: Judgement Day'.
*Cost of a Superbowl ad in 1991: $800,000.
*The first cholera epidemic in a century sickens 100,000 and kills more than 700 in South America.
*Time Magazine's Man Of The Year: Ted Turner
*Miss America: Marjorie Vincent (Oak Park, IL)
*Miss USA: Kelli McCarty (Kansas)
*Most Popular Christmas Gifts: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles toys and action figures, Rollerblade Barbie, Super Soaker water gun, K'Nex, Myst.
What Was On TV:60 Minutes (CBS), Roseanne (ABC), Murphy Brown (CBS), Cheers (NBC), Home Improvemnt (ABC), Designing Women (CBS), Full House (ABC), Murder, She Wrote (CBS), Major Dad (CBS), Coach (ABC).
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