Saturday 4 July 1981, US Independence Day
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 4, 1981). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tahar Rahim and Romain Gavras.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes.
In UK Being With You by Smokey Robinson was in the top 5 hits.
Victory, directed by John Huston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Tar Baby by Toni Morrison was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Okres na severu.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arena of Octos or Oo-Topos.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 July 1981
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Which were the important events of 4 July 1981 ?
- Filipino-American Friendship Day
- In astronomy, the approximate date of Earth's aphelion.
- United States and Denmark - Independence Day (1776)
- Tahar Rahim: French-Agerian actor, he won the Cesar award of best actress for his role in "A Prophet" by Jacques Audiard.
- Romain Gavras
- Mike Sorrentino: Reality Star.
- Dedé : Angolan footballer.
- Dede: Angolan soccer player.
- Francisco Cruceta: Dominican baseball player.
- Will Smith: American football player.
- Brock Berlin: American football player.
- James Cassidy: American homicide victim.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes
- George Harrison - All Those Years Ago
- Air Supply - The One That You Love
- Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - You Make My Dreams
- Oak Ridge Boys - Elvira
- Stars On 45 - Medley
- Ray Parker Jr. - A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)
- Joey Scarbury - Theme From The Greatest American Hero (Believe It Or Not)
- Kenny Rogers - I Don't Need You
Top #10 R&B songs
- Rick James - Give It To Me Baby
- Frankie Smith - Double Dutch Bus
- Stephanie Mills - Two Hearts
- Cameo - Freaky Dancin'
- Grace Jones - Pull Up To The Bumper
- Stanley Clarke/George Duke - Sweet Baby
- Maze - Running Away
- Stacy Lattisaw - Love On A Two Way Street
- Billy Ocean - Night
- Taana Gardner - Heartbeat
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