Thursday February 05, 1981
US date format: 2/5/1981, UK date format: 5/2/1981
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 5, 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 Julie Zenatti and Nora Zehetner.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Celebration by Kool & The Gang.
In UK Shaddup You Face by Joe Dolce Music Theatre was in the top 5 hits.
Barsaat Ki Ek Raat, directed by Shakti Samanta, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Congo by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Settlers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Video Hustler or Freeway.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 05, 1981?
- Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
- Saint Bertolf
- Piaf opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 165 performances
- Military jury in North Carolina convicts Robert Garwood of collaborating with enemy.
- Largest Jell-O made (9,246 gallons of watermelon-flavor) in Brisbane, Australia.
- Ella Grasso: Governor of Connecticut (Born 1919).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 05, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Lakeside - Fantastic Voyage
- The Jacksons - Heartbreak Hotel
- Aretha Franklin - United Together
- The Gap Band - Burn Rubber (Why You Wanna Hurt Me)
- Yarbrough & Peoples - Don't Stop The Music
- Kool & The Gang - Celebration
- Barkays - Boogie Body Land
- ConFunkShun - Too Tight
- Switch - Love Over And Over Again
- The Jones Girls - I Just Love The Man
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 05If February 05, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 7 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 4 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 05, 1981?
On February 05, 1981 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is February 05, 1981?
On February 05, 1981 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 05, 1981?
On February 05, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 05, 1981?
On February 05, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 05, 1981?
On February 05, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 05, 1981?
On February 05, 1981 several famous people were born including, Julie Zenatti, Nora Zehetner, Sara Foster.
Which famous people died on February 05, 1981?
Famous people died on February 05, 1981 include, Ella Grasso.
What was the number one song in February 05, 1981?
The number one song in the week of February 05, 1981 was Celebration by Kool & The Gang in US and Shaddup You Face by Joe Dolce Music Theatre in UK.
What were the top hits on February 05, 1981?
The top hits on February 05, 1981 were Celebration by Kool & The Gang, The Tide Is High by Blondie, I Love A Rainy Night by Eddie Rabbitt in US and Shaddup You Face by Joe Dolce Music Theatre, Vienna by Ultravox, Woman by John Lennon in UK.