5 things that were happening in 1991, 1995 and 2001 Oct 22, 2010
- The US entered the Persian Gulf War with Operation Desert Storm, driving Iraqi forces out of Kuwait
- An amateur video captures the beating of Rodney King by Los Angeles, California police officers.
- The collapse of the USSR
- Justice Clarence Thomas confirmed to the US Supreme Court
- Super Nintendo Entertainment System is released in the US
- ...and Faith premiered.
- The World Trade Organization is established
- Yahoo and eBay are both founded
- OJ Simpson goes on trial for the murder of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman
- The DVD is announced as a home video format
- Timothy McVeigh bombs the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City
- ...and Sleep premiered.
- The first self-contained artificial heart is implanted into a human
- George W. Bush sworn in as the 43rd President of the US
- Enron files for bankruptcy
- AOL and Time Warner merge
- September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center in New York and the Pentagon
- ...and Tattoo premiered.