A librarian in Los Angeles discovered an original manuscript for Huckleberry Finn with author Mark Twain's hand-written corrections.
September 28, 1991
Santa Monica, CA
Legendary jazz musician Miles Davis passed away. Davis played the trumpet and was the largest influence on how the music genre evolved.
December 25, 1991
Signaling the end of communist Soviet Union and the creation of democratic Russia, Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as president of the U.S.S.R. after having lost much of his power and the breakdown of the Soviet republics.