Friday 21 August 1981
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Collie Buddz and Tarek Moussa.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Endless Love by Diana Ross.
In UK Green Door by Shakin' Stevens was in the top 5 hits.
Gallipoli, directed by Peter Weir, 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 Now Get Out of That.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Raster Blaster or Skeet Shoot.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 August 1981 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Collie Buddz: (Colin Harper) Reggae & Dancehall artist.
- Tarek Moussa: Reality Star.
- Jarrod Lyle: Australian golfer.
- Cameron Winklevoss: American rower and businessman co-founded ConnectU.
- Tyler Winklevoss: American rower and businessman co-founded ConnectU.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Diana Ross - Endless Love
- Joey Scarbury - Theme From The Greatest American Hero (Believe It Or Not)
- Kenny Rogers - I Don't Need You
- Pointer Sisters - Slow Hand
- Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl
- Stevie Nicks - Stop Draggin' My Heart Around
- The Manhattan Transfer - Boy From New York City
- Juice Newton - Queen Of Hearts
- Ronnie Milsap - (There's) No Gettin' Over Me
- Commodores - Lady (You Bring Me Up)
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