Sunday October 04, 1981
US date format: 10/4/1981, UK date format: 4/10/1981
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 4, 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 Daniel Lissing and Birthe Wolter.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Endless Love by Diana Ross.
In UK Tainted Love by Soft Cell was in the top 5 hits.
The Evil Dead, directed by Sam Raimi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while You Can Negotiate Anything by Herb Cohen was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vice Versa.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Route-16 or Astro Fantasia.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 04, 1981?
- Donna Caponi Young / Kathy Whitworth wins Portland Ping Team Golf Champ
- Meadowlands Arena opens in New Jersey
- Pasakevi Kouna of Greece (age 9) is youngest international gymnastics participant.
- Freddie Lindstrom: Major League Baseball Hall of famer...
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 04, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Diana Ross - Endless Love
- Christopher Cross - Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)
- Stevie Nicks - Stop Draggin' My Heart Around
- Journey - Who's Crying Now
- Ronnie Milsap - (There's) No Gettin' Over Me
- Juice Newton - Queen Of Hearts
- Eddie Rabbitt - Step By Step
- Foreigner - Urgent
- The Rolling Stones - Start Me Up
- ELO - Hold On Tight
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Diana Ross & Lionel Richie - Endless Love
- Carl Carlton - She's A Bad Mama Jama (She's Built, She's Stacked)
- Rick James - Super Freak (Part I)
- Four Tops - When She Was My Girl
- Luther Vandross - Never Too Much
- Al Jarreau - We're In This Love Together
- Aretha Franklin And George Benson - Love All The Hurt Away
- The B.B. And Q. Band - On The Beat
- Denroy Morgan - I'll Do Anything For You
- Brick - Sweat (til You Get Wet)
Sport Games on October 04, 1981
- Baltimore Colts - Buffalo Bills : 17 - 23
- Chicago Bears - Minnesota Vikings : 21 - 24
- Cincinnati Bengals - Houston Oilers : 10 - 17
- Cleveland Browns - Los Angeles Rams : 16 - 27
- Dallas Cowboys - St. Louis Cardinals : 17 - 20
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Days to next October 04If October 04, 1981 is your birthday you're 38 years, 11 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 04, 1981?
On October 04, 1981 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is October 04, 1981?
On October 04, 1981 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 04, 1981?
On October 04, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 04, 1981?
On October 04, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 04, 1981?
On October 04, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 04, 1981?
On October 04, 1981 several famous people were born including, Daniel Lissing, Birthe Wolter, Joe Thatcher.
Which famous people died on October 04, 1981?
Famous people died on October 04, 1981 include, Freddie Lindstrom.
What was the number one song in October 04, 1981?
The number one song in the week of October 04, 1981 was Endless Love by Diana Ross in US and Tainted Love by Soft Cell in UK.
What were the top hits on October 04, 1981?
The top hits on October 04, 1981 were Endless Love by Diana Ross, Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do) by Christopher Cross, Stop Draggin' My Heart Around by Stevie Nicks in US and Tainted Love by Soft Cell, Prince Charming by Adam & The Ants, Japanese Boy by Aneka in UK.