Sunday 4 October 1981
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Endless Love by Diana Ross.
In UK Tainted Love by Soft Cell was in the top 5 hits.
My Dinner with Andre, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while The Hotel New Hampshire by John Irving was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 October 1981 ?
- Shaura : Japanese singer (Moi dix Mois).
- Justin Williams: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Daniel Lissing: TV Actor.
- Joe Thatcher: Baseball Player.
- Scott Hammond: American photographer.
- Juka: Japanese singer
- Freddie Lindstrom: Major League Baseball Hall of famer (Born 1905).
- Donna Caponi Young / Kathy Whitworth wins Portland Ping Team Golf Champ
- Meadowlands Arena opens in New Jersey
- Pasakevi Kouna of Greece (age 9) is youngest international gymnastics participant.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Diana Ross - Endless Love
- Christopher Cross - Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)
- The Rolling Stones - Start Me Up
- Juice Newton - Queen Of Hearts
- Stevie Nicks - Stop Draggin' My Heart Around
- Foreigner - Urgent
- Journey - Who's Crying Now
- Ronnie Milsap - (There's) No Gettin' Over Me
- Eddie Rabbitt - Step By Step
- ELO - Hold On Tight
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