Monday January 05, 1981
US date format: 1/5/1981, UK date format: 5/1/1981
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 5, 1981). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), 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 deadmau5 and Brooklyn Sudano.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon.
In UK Imagine by John Lennon was in the top 5 hits.
Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror, directed by Andrea Bianchi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Crisis Investing by Douglas R. Casey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rosa... de lejos.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asylum or Madness and the Minotaur.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 05, 1981?
- Mungday (Discordianism)
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
- The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Nightline with Ted Koppel extended from 20 minutes to 30 minutes
- British police arrest Peter Sutcliffe, a truck driver later convicted of Yorkshire Ripper murders of 13 women
- Harold C Urey: American chemist, Nobel laureate (Born...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 05, 1981?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 05If January 05, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 8 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 9 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 January 05, 1981?
On January 05, 1981 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is January 05, 1981?
On January 05, 1981 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 05, 1981?
On January 05, 1981 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 05, 1981?
On January 05, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 05, 1981?
On January 05, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 05, 1981?
On January 05, 1981 several famous people were born including, deadmau5 , Brooklyn Sudano, Lisette Pagler.
Which famous people died on January 05, 1981?
Famous people died on January 05, 1981 include, Harold C Urey.
What was the number one song in January 05, 1981?
The number one song in the week of January 05, 1981 was (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon in US and Imagine by John Lennon in UK.
What were the top hits on January 05, 1981?
The top hits on January 05, 1981 were (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon, Love On The Rocks by Neil Diamond, Guilty by Barbra Streisand in US and Imagine by John Lennon, Antmusic by Adam & The Ants, Happy Christmas (War Is Over) by John & Yoko & The Plastic Ono Band With The Harlem Community Choir in UK.