Wednesday 10 June 1981
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Hoku Ho and Prince Hashim bin Al Hussein.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes.
In UK Being With You by Smokey Robinson was in the top 5 hits.
History of the World: Part I, directed by Mel Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Noble House by James Clavell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching I Can Jump Puddles.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ice Hockey or Quest 1.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 10 June 1981 ?
- Saint Onuphrius, hermit, confessor [GTZ: Augsburg]
- Saint Olivia
- Saint Bardo
- Saint Landoald, bishop [WTS (Bruges)]
- Saint Landericus, bishop of Paris, confessor [BLS; GTZ: Paris; PCP (Paris)]
- Jodocus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: LiFge]
- Blessed Henry of Treviso, confessor
- Blessed Getulius, Amancius and Cerealus, martyrs [GTZ: Trier]
- Saint Fortunatus, bishop of Trier, confessor
- Blessed priest Ward Poppe
- Saint Censurius, bishop of Auxerre
- Saint Aster (died 362)
- Saint Maurinus, abbot, martyr [GTZ: Cologne]
- Saint Anianus, bishop of Chartres
- Saint Amantius, martyr [GTZ: Metz]
- Portugal Day ? National day of Portugal, Cam)es and the Portuguese Communities
- Blessed Margaret, queen of Scotland [PRI: England]
- Roman Empire ? fourth day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
- Saint Evremundus, abbot [GTZ: Senlis]
- Hoku Ho: Hawaiian singer and musician.
- Prince Hashim bin Al Hussein: Jordanian royalty.
- Nicky Whelan: Australian actress and model.
- Jonathan Bennett: American actor.
- Hoku : American singer-songwriter guitarist and actress.
- Hashim: Prince Hashim bin Hussein of Jordan
- Mat Jackson: English race car driver
- Albie Morkel: South African cricketer
- Burton O'Brien: Scottish footballer
- Arwind Santos: Filipino basketball player
- Andrey Yepishin: Russian sprinter
- Russell "Lucky" Hayden: Actor (Judge Roy Bean), dies at 68.
- Seven Brothers Square in Bronx named honoring 7 Santini Bro Moving Company
- Sebastian Coe of England sets the 800m record (1:41.73) in Florence, Italy.
- The Reagan administration requests authorization from Congress to sell silver beginning in October to help balance the federal budget.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes
- Stars On 45 - Medley
- Taste Of Honey, A - Sukiyaki
- Smokey Robinson - Being With You
- Ray Parker Jr. - A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)
- Gino Vannelli - Living Inside Myself
- George Harrison - All Those Years Ago
- Neil Diamond - America
- REO Speedwagon - Take It On The Run
- Franke & The Knockouts - Sweetheart
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