Friday June 05, 1981
US date format: 6/5/1981, UK date format: 5/6/1981
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 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 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 Being With You by Smokey Robinson was in the top 5 hits.
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Miss Osbourne, directed by Walerian Borowczyk, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Sirens by Eric Van Lustbader was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Okres na severu.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Madness and the Minotaur or Fantasy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 05, 1981?
- 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).
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- Center of Disease Control reports of a pneumonia affecting gays (AIDS)
- George Harrison releases Somewhere in England
- TODAY / PC runs for 1st time
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 05, 1981?
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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
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Chaka Khan - What Cha' Gonna Do For Me
- Rick James - Give It To Me Baby
- Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio - A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)
- Stephanie Mills - Two Hearts
- The Gap Band - Yearning For Your Love
- Shalamar - Make That Move
- A Taste Of Honey - Sukiyaki
- Change - Paradise
- Atlantic Starr - When Love Calls
- Champaign - How 'bout Us
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 05If June 05, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 3 months, 21 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 10 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?