Saturday 10 January 1981
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democratic). In that special week of January people in US were listening to (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon.
In UK Imagine by John Lennon was in the top 5 hits.
Scanners, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while The Covenant by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Or have a look at the whole 1981.
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 10 January 1981!
Which were the important events of 10 January 1981 ?
- Margaret Thatcher day in the Falkland Islands
- Inga Jankauskaite: Lithuanian actress and singer.
- Brian Joo: American-born Korean singer.
- Travis Gibb: American noted family, third son of Linda and Barry Gibb.
- Nasri : Canadian singer-songwriter and producer (Magic!).
- James Coppinger: English footballer.
- Inga Jankauskaitė: Lithuanian actress singer and pianist
- John Severin sets 100-mile unicycle speed record, 9 hours 21 minutes.
- El Salvador guerrilla group FMLN opens "general offensive".
- Salvadoran Civil War: The FMLN launches its first major offensive, gaining control of most of Morazan and Chalatenango departments
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?