Thursday March 05, 1981
US date format: 3/5/1981, UK date format: 5/3/1981
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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 Paul Martin and Barret Jackman.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to I Love A Rainy Night by Eddie Rabbitt.
In UK Jealous Guy by Roxy Music was in the top 5 hits.
Three Brothers, directed by Francesco Rosi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Nice Girls Do by Irene Kassorla was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Baila Comigo.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Turbo or Ultima I: The First Age of Darkness.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 05, 1981?
- St Piran's Day - Cornwall's national day.
- Saint Theophile (d. 195)
- Saint Olivia (d. 308)
- Saint Gerarda
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- Bring Back Birdie opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 4 performances
- Ice Dance Championship at Hartford won by Jayne Torvill and C Dean (GRB)
- Ice Pairs Champ at Hartford won by Irina Vorobieva and I Lisovski (URS)
- US government grants Atlanta $1 million to search for black boy murderer
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- Paul Horbiger: Actor (3rd Man), dies at 86.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 05, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #6 songs in the UK
Top #9 R&B songs
- Yarbrough & Peoples - Don't Stop The Music
- The Gap Band - Burn Rubber (Why You Wanna Hurt Me)
- The Whispers - It's A Love Thing
- Stevie Wonder - I Ain't Gonna Stand For It
- Sister Sledge - All American Girls
- Lakeside - Fantastic Voyage
- Slave - Watching You
- Tom Browne - Thighs High (Grip Your Hips And Move)
- Tierra - Together
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 05If March 05, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 6 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 5 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 March 05, 1981?
On March 05, 1981 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is March 05, 1981?
On March 05, 1981 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 05, 1981?
On March 05, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 05, 1981?
On March 05, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 05, 1981?
On March 05, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 05, 1981?
On March 05, 1981 several famous people were born including, Barret Jackman, Paul Martin, Shugo Oshinari.
Which famous people died on March 05, 1981?
Famous people died on March 05, 1981 include, Paul Horbiger.
What was the number one song in March 05, 1981?
The number one song in the week of March 05, 1981 was I Love A Rainy Night by Eddie Rabbitt in US and Jealous Guy by Roxy Music in UK.
What were the top hits on March 05, 1981?
The top hits on March 05, 1981 were I Love A Rainy Night by Eddie Rabbitt, 9 To 5 by Dolly Parton, Woman by John Lennon in US and Jealous Guy by Roxy Music, This Ole House by Shakin' Stevens, Kids In America by Kim Wilde in UK.