Friday 3 April 1981
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Matthew Nash and Heath Ramsay.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Rapture by Blondie.
In UK Jealous Guy by Roxy Music was in the top 5 hits.
Excalibur, directed by John Boorman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while The Covenant by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Si unyil.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cosmic Avenger or Cranston Manor.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 April 1981 ?
- Saint Sixtus I
- Saint Agape (died 304)
- Saint Richard (d.1253)
- Matthew Nash: Australian footballer.
- Heath Ramsay: Australian Olympic swimmer.
- Aaron Bertram: American trumpet player (Suburban Legends).
- DeShawn Stevenson: American basketball player.
- Juan Trippe: American businessman founded Pan American World Airways (d. 1981).
- The Osborne 1, the first successful portable computer, is unveiled at the West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Blondie - Rapture
- John Lennon - Woman
- Styx - The Best Of Times
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Kiss On My List
- Don McLean - Crying
- Neil Diamond - Hello Again
- Grover Washington Jr. - Just The Two Of Us
- REO Speedwagon - Keep On Loving You
- Steve Winwood - While You See A Chance
- Barbra Streisand - What Kind Of Fool
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