Tuesday 21 July 1981
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Titus Bramble and Joaquin Sanchez.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to The One That You Love by Air Supply.
In UK Ghost Town by The Specials was in the top 5 hits.
Blow Out, directed by Brian De Palma, 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 Bellamy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gorgon or Make Trax.
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Which were the important events of 21 July 1981 ?
- St. Zoticus
- St. Victor of Marseilles
- St. Barhadbesciabus
- St. Arbogastus
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Praxedes
- Singapore: Racial Harmony Day
- Guam: Liberation Day (1944)
- Bolivia: Martyrs' Day
- Belgium: National holiday (1831 - inauguration of LTopold I, first king of the Belgians)
- Titus Bramble: English footballer.
- Joaquin Sanchez: Spanish footballer.
- Paloma Faith: Soul Singer.
- Romeo Santos: World Music Singer.
- Anabelle Langlois: Canadian figure skater.
- Blake Lewis: American singer-songwriter and producer
- Yushin Okami: Japanese mixed martial artist
- Claudette Ortiz: American singer and model (City High)
- Joaquín Sánchez: Spanish footballer
- Stefan Schumacher: German cyclist
- Chrishell Stause: American actress
- Australia set 130 to win, all out 111 at Headingley Willis 8-43
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Air Supply - The One That You Love
- Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes
- Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl
- Joey Scarbury - Theme From The Greatest American Hero (Believe It Or Not)
- Oak Ridge Boys - Elvira
- Kenny Rogers - I Don't Need You
- Pointer Sisters - Slow Hand
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - You Make My Dreams
- The Manhattan Transfer - Boy From New York City
- Marty Balin - Hearts
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