Monday March 02, 1981
US date format: 3/2/1981, UK date format: 2/3/1981
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 2, 1981). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Bryce Dallas Howard and Imette Saint Guillen.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to I Love A Rainy Night by Eddie Rabbitt.
In UK Jealous Guy by Roxy Music was in the top 5 hits.
Three Brothers, directed by Francesco Rosi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Nice Girls Do by Irene Kassorla was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Baila Comigo.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Turbo or Laser Blast.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 02, 1981?
- Blessed Charles the Good, Count of Flanders (+Bruges 1127)
- saint Jovinus
- Saint Abdalon
- Church of England - Saint Chad's Day.
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- Howard Stern begins broadcasting on WWDC in Washington DC
- Aircraft hijacked by three Pakistani terrorists.
- Janear Hines: Actress (Roberta-Julia), dies at 30.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 02, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #6 songs in the UK
Top #9 R&B songs
- Yarbrough & Peoples - Don't Stop The Music
- The Gap Band - Burn Rubber (Why You Wanna Hurt Me)
- The Whispers - It's A Love Thing
- Stevie Wonder - I Ain't Gonna Stand For It
- Sister Sledge - All American Girls
- Lakeside - Fantastic Voyage
- Slave - Watching You
- Tom Browne - Thighs High (Grip Your Hips And Move)
- Tierra - Together
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 02If March 02, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 6 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 12 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?