Today in History for 8th January 1991

Day of Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Events 1 - 5 of 5

- "Davis Rules," with Jonathan Winters & Randy Quaid premieres on ABC-TV
- 1 person dies and hundreds are injured when a commuter train from Kent crashes into buffers at Cannon Street station in London
- Gaylord Perry, Ferguson Jenkins & Rod Carew elected to Hall of Fame
- Rod Carew is 22nd player elected to Hall of Fame on 1st try
- Tamas Darnyi swims world record 400m medley (4:12.36)

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 1 of 1

- Asuka Hinoi, Japanese singer

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 1 of 1

- Steve Clark, guitarist (Def Leppard-Hysteria), dies at 30

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