Thursday November 05, 1981
US date format: 11/5/1981, UK date format: 5/11/1981
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 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 Thomas Muller and Umit Ergirdi.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Private Eyes by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
In UK Begin The Beguine (Volver A Empezar) by Julio Iglesias was in the top 5 hits.
Ragtime, directed by Milos Forman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Jane Brody'S Nutrition Book by Jane Brody was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Last Song.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing New Rally-X or Gobbler.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 05, 1981?
- R.C. Saints - November 5th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bertilia
- St. Laetus
- Pope Zachary
- St. Sylvia
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- Rangjung Rigpe Dorje: 16th Karmapa Lama, Tibetan religious...
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 05, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Private Eyes
- The Rolling Stones - Start Me Up
- Christopher Cross - Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)
- Sheena Easton - For Your Eyes Only
- Bob Seger - Tryin' To Live My Life Without You (Live)
- Little River Band - The Night Owls
- Dan Fogelberg - Hard To Say
- Rick Springfield - I've Done Everything For You
- Air Supply - Here I Am (Just When I Thought I Was Over You)
- Foreigner - Waiting For A Girl Like You
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Roger - I Heard It Through The Grapevine
- Luther Vandross - Never Too Much
- Four Tops - When She Was My Girl
- Kool & The Gang - Take My Heart (You Can Have It If You Want It)
- Prince - Controversy
- The Time - Get It Up
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Let's Groove
- Diana Ross & Lionel Richie - Endless Love
- Carl Carlton - She's A Bad Mama Jama (She's Built, She's Stacked)
- Teddy Pendergrass - I Can't Live Without Your Love
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 05If November 05, 1981 is your birthday you're 38 years, 10 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 8 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 November 05, 1981?
On November 05, 1981 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is November 05, 1981?
On November 05, 1981 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 05, 1981?
On November 05, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 05, 1981?
On November 05, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on November 05, 1981?
On November 05, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 05, 1981?
On November 05, 1981 several famous people were born including, Umit Ergirdi, Thomas Muller, Luke Hemsworth.
Which famous people died on November 05, 1981?
Famous people died on November 05, 1981 include, Rangjung Rigpe Dorje.
What was the number one song in November 05, 1981?
The number one song in the week of November 05, 1981 was Private Eyes by Daryl Hall & John Oates in US and Begin The Beguine (Volver A Empezar) by Julio Iglesias in UK.
What were the top hits on November 05, 1981?
The top hits on November 05, 1981 were Private Eyes by Daryl Hall & John Oates, Start Me Up by The Rolling Stones, Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do) by Christopher Cross in US and Begin The Beguine (Volver A Empezar) by Julio Iglesias, Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic by The Police, Favourite Shirts (Boy Meets Girl) by Haircut 100 in UK.