Friday 30 January 1981
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Dimitar Berbatov and Peter Crouch.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to The Tide Is High by Blondie.
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.
On TV people were watching Mystery!: Malice Aforethought.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ghost Town or Triple Action.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Or have a look at the whole 1981.
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Which were the important events of 30 January 1981 ?
- Dimitar Berbatov: Soccer Player.
- Peter Crouch: English footballer.
- Jonathan Bender: American basketball player.
- Mathias Lauda: Austrian race car driver.
- 8th American Music Awards: Kenny Rogers wins.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Blondie - The Tide Is High
- John Lennon - (Just Like) Starting Over
- Kool & The Gang - Celebration
- Eddie Rabbitt - I Love A Rainy Night
- Air Supply - Every Woman In The World
- Rod Stewart - Passion
- Neil Diamond - Love On The Rocks
- Dolly Parton - 9 To 5
- Diana Ross - It's My Turn
- Barry Manilow - I Made It Through The Rain
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