Monday 30 March 1981
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Rapture by Blondie.
In UK Jealous Guy by Roxy Music was in the top 5 hits.
Nighthawks, directed by Bruce Malmuth, 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..
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Which were the important events of 30 March 1981 ?
- Saint John Climacus (died 649)
- Easter in 1975, 1986, 1991, and 1997.
- Roman Empire - Festival devoted to Salus.
- Land Day.
- Spiritual Baptist/Shouter Liberation Day - Public holiday in Trinidad and Tobago.
- National Doctors' Day - observed in the USA.
- Saint Quirinus (d. 117)
- Saint Veronus
- Blessed Amadeus IX of Savoy
- Katy Mixon: TV Actress.
- Jammal Brown: American football player.
- Angie Greenup: American comedian actress and television host.
- Andrea Masi: Italian rugby player.
- President Ronald Reagan is shot in the chest outside a Washington, D.C., hotel by John Hinckley, Jr.
- Dewitt Wallace, American magazine founder/publisher (Reader's Digest), dies at age 91 (born 1889).
- US President Ronald Reagan is shot in the chest outside the Washington Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C., hotel. Six shots are fired, hitting Reagan, White House Press Secretary James Brady, Secret Service agent Timothy McCarthy, and District of Columbia policeman Thomas Delahaney. None is killed.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Kiss On My List
- Blondie - Rapture
- REO Speedwagon - Keep On Loving You
- John Lennon - Woman
- Grover Washington Jr. - Just The Two Of Us
- Styx - The Best Of Times
- Don McLean - Crying
- Neil Diamond - Hello Again
- Steve Winwood - While You See A Chance
- Barbra Streisand - What Kind Of Fool
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