Zodiac Signs January 1991 Birthstone
January Birthstones Astrology
- The January Birthstone is the Garnet Garnets have been used since the Bronze Age as gemstones and abrasives. The word garnet comes from 14th century Middle English word gernet meaning dark red. Garnet is said to be symbolic of desire and represents constancy.
- Garnet is called the traditional birthstone of January. Emerald is listed as the mystical birthstone. Rose quartz is considered the secondary birthstone of January.
January Zodiac Signs
- Month of January Zodiac Signs are Capricorn(until January 19) and Aquarius(January 20 onwards).
- Capricorn (December 22 - January 20) When you were born as a Capricorn then you are considered to be quite intelligent. Capricorns are known to be very patient and will go to great lengths as to achieve perspnal goals. This is why Capricorns are usually well suited to handling business problems.
Capricorns are compatible with: Scorpio, Pisces, Virgo, Aries, Cancer and Taurus.
- Aquarius (January 21 - February 19) People born under this sign can sometimes leave an impression of being simple minded. However this is actually one of their positive qualities. This quality can result in being honest, loyal and dependable. Some other great attributes of the Aquarius are smarts and a drive towards independence.
Aquarius are compatible with: Aries, Gemini, Libra, Pisces, Sagittarius and other Aquarius.
January Birth Flowers
- Although January is a cold and gloomy season seems like an unlikely time for flowers to bloom, but nature has designed birth flowers which love the extreme weather. The flower associated with the month of January is Carnation and is said to symbolise love, fascination and distinction. Carnation, which is also commonly called Gillyflower, is found in a number of colors from pink to purple-red.
- Love, Pride, Beauty, Purity, Distinction, Fascination, and Loyal. January Birth Flower Carnation comes in every shade on the colour wheel. They are one of the most delicate and beautiful blooms that are long lasting. Each colour of Carnations can symbolize a sentiment or emotion. Pink Carnation means affection, while a Red Carnation means Love and Affection. White carnations mean good luck whereas Yellow Carnation denotes disappointment or exclusion.
Historical Events for January, 1991
- 5th » Georgia (country) named Georgian forces enter Tskhinvali, the capital of South Ossetia or South Ossetia, Georgia, opening the 1991–1992 South Ossetia War.
- 9th » Representatives from the United States and Iraq meet at the Geneva Peace Conference to try to find a peaceful resolution to the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait.
- 12th » Gulf War: An act of the U.S. Congress authorizes the use of military force to drive Iraq out of Kuwait.
- 13th » Soviet Union troops January Events (Lithuania) e.g attack Lithuanian independence supporters in Vilnius, killing 14 people and wounding 1000.
- 15th » The United Nations deadline for the withdrawal of Iraqi forces from occupied Kuwait expires, preparing the way for the start of Gulf War called Operation Desert Storm.
- 15th » Elizabeth II, in her capacity as Monarchy of Australia known as Queen of Australia, signs letters patent allowing Australia to become the first Commonwealth realm to institute Victoria Cross for Australia e.g its own Victoria Cross in its honours system.
- 16th » The Coalition Forces go to war with Iraq, beginning the Gulf War (U.S. Time).
- 17th » Gulf War: Operation Desert Storm begins early in the morning. Iraq fires 8 Scud missiles into Israel in an unsuccessful bid to provoke Israeli retaliation.
- 17th » Harald V of Norway Harald V becomes Monarchy of Norway King of Norway on the death of his father, Olav V of Norway Olav V.
- 19th » Gulf War: Iraq fires a second Scud missile into Israel, causing 15 injuries.
- 22nd » Gulf War: Three SCUDs and one Patriot missile hit Ramat Gan in Israel, injuring 96 people. Three elderly people die of heart attacks.
- 26th » Siad Barre called Mohamed Siad Barre is removed from power in Somalia, ending centralized government, and is succeeded by Ali Mahdi Muhammad called Ali Mahdi.
- 29th » Gulf War: The Battle of Khafji, the first major ground engagement of the war, as well as its deadliest, begins.
Famous Birthdays on January in 1991
- 2nd » Katrin Loo, Estonian footballer
- 2nd » Davide Santon, Italian footballer
- 2nd » Steele Sidebottom, Australian footballer
- 3rd » Jerson Cabral, Dutch footballer
- 4th » Tal al-Mallohi, Syrian blogger and activist
- 4th » Stefan Nenadović, Montenegrin footballer
- 4th » Mikk Pinnonen, Estonian handballer
- 4th » Olivia Tennet, New Zealand actress and dancer
- 5th » Denis Alibec, Romanian footballer
- 5th » Eric Fisher (American football) called Eric Fisher, American football player
- 5th » Daniel Pacheco, Spanish footballer
- 7th » Eden Hazard, Belgian footballer
- 7th » Max Morrow, Canadian actor
- 8th » Jorge Enríquez, Mexican footballer
- 8th » Asuka Hinoi, Japanese singer (Hinoi Team)
- 9th » 3LAU, American DJ and producer
- 10th » Romain Wattel, French golfer
- 11th » Hyolyn, South Korean singer and actress (Sistar)
- 12th » Pixie Lott, English singer-songwriter, dancer, and actress
- 13th » Goo Ha-ra, South Korean singer, dancer, and actress (Kara (band) or Kara)
- 13th » Rob Kiernan, English-Irish footballer
- 14th » Diva Montelaba, Filipino actress and singer
- 15th » Marc Bartra, Spanish footballer
- 15th » Nicolai Jørgensen, Danish footballer
- 15th » Jahangir Wasim, Pakistani businessman, founded Origin NGO
- 16th » Matt Duchene, Canadian ice hockey player
- 17th » Trevor Bauer, American baseball player
- 17th » Lee Kiseop, South Korean singer and dancer (U-KISS)
- 19th » Corinna Harrer, German runner
- 19th » Petra Martić, Croatian tennis player
- 19th » Erin Sanders, American actress
- 20th » Ciara Hanna, American actress
- 20th » Polona Hercog, Slovenian tennis player
- 20th » Jolyon Palmer, English race car driver
- 21st » Martin Dorbek, Estonian basketball player
- 22nd » Stefan Kolb, German footballer
- 22nd » Alex MacDowall, English race car driver
- 25th » Nigel Melker, Dutch race car driver
- 25th » Jano Toussounian, Australian actor
- 27th » Christian Bickel, German footballer
- 27th » Juan Govea, Ecuadorian footballer
- 28th » CJ Harris, American singer
- 28th » Carl Klingberg, Swedish ice hockey player
- 28th » Calum Worthy, Canadian actor
- 29th » Rafaël Dias, Portuguese footballer
- 30th » Stefan Elliott, Canadian ice hockey player
Famous Deaths for January 1991
- 3rd » Kleanthis Maropoulos, Greek footballer (b. 1919)
- 5th » Tõnis Kint, Estonian politician (b. 1896)
- 5th » Vasko Popa, Yugoslav poet (b. 1922)
- 8th » Steve Clark, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Def Leppard) (b. 1960)
- 10th » Richard Kuremaa, Estonian footballer (b. 1912)
- 12th » Mary Francis Shura, American author (b. 1923)
- 14th » Gordon Bryant, Australian politician (b. 1914)
- 14th » Jerry Nolan, American drummer (The New York Dolls, The Heartbreakers, and The Pleasure Seekers/Cradle) (b. 1946)
- 14th » David Arkin, American actor (b. 1941)
- 17th » Olav V of Norway (b. 1903)
- 19th » Marcel Chaput, Canadian biochemist and journalist (b. 1918)
- 19th » John Russell (actor) e.g John Russell, American actor (b. 1921)
- 20th » Stan Szelest American keyboard player (The Band) (b. 1943)
- 22nd » Robert Choquette, Canadian author, poet and diplomat (b. 1905)
- 23rd » Northrop Frye, Canadian author and critic (b. 1912)
- 24th » John M. Kelly (politician) called John M. Kelly, Irish academic and politician (b. 1931)
- 24th » Jack Schaefer, American author (b. 1907)
- 29th » Yasushi Inoue, Japanese author and poet (b. 1907)
- 30th » John Bardeen, American physicist, Nobel Prize in Physics called Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1908)
- 30th » Clifton C. Edom, American photographer and educator (b. 1907)
- 30th » John McIntire, American actor (b. 1907)
- 31st » Kostas Mountakis, Greek singer-songwriter (b. 1926)
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