Friday 5 June 1981
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jade Goody and Sébastien Lefebvre.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes.
In UK Stand And Deliver by Adam & The Ants was in the top 5 hits.
Clash of the Titans, directed by Desmond Davis, 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 I Can Jump Puddles.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galactic Saga IV: Tawala's Last Redoubt or Turtles.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of N�r (Light) - First day of the fifth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Feast of Saint Boniface.
- Seychelles - Liberation Day.
- National holiday of Denmark (Constitution Day).
- World Environment Day, since the United Nations General Assembly resolution in 1972.
- Anniversary of the Signing of the Inuvialuit Final Agreement (Inuvaluit Day).
- Jade Goody: British television personality (d. 2009).
- Sébastien Lefebvre: Canadian singer and guitarist (Simple Plan).
- Linda Sundblad
- Sebastien Lefebvre: Canadian musician (Simple Plan).
- Serhat Akın: Turkish footballer.
- Center of Disease Control reports of a pneumonia affecting gays (AIDS)
- George Harrison releases Somewhere in England
- TODAY / PC runs for 1st time
- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that five homosexual men in Los Angeles, California have a rare form of pneumonia seen only in patients with weakened immune systems (the first recognized cases of AIDS).
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes
- Smokey Robinson - Being With You
- Stars On 45 - Medley
- Taste Of Honey, A - Sukiyaki
- REO Speedwagon - Take It On The Run
- Gino Vannelli - Living Inside Myself
- Ray Parker Jr. - A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)
- Grover Washington Jr. - Just The Two Of Us
- Neil Diamond - America
- Franke & The Knockouts - Sweetheart
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