Monday 5 October 1981
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kelvin Tan Wei Lian and Tito Bambino.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Endless Love by Diana Ross.
In UK Tainted Love by Soft Cell was in the top 5 hits.
My Dinner with Andre, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while The Beverly Hills Diet by Judy Mazel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kita no kuni kara.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jump Bug or Loco-Motion.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 October 1981 ?
- Kelvin Tan Wei Lian: Singaporean singer.
- Tito Bambino: Reggae Singer.
- Joel Lindpere: Estonian footballer.
- Andy Nägelein: German footballer.
- Kelvin Tan: Singaporean singer-songwriter.
- Dutch guilder / Deutsche mark revalued up 5.5%
- Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg becomes an honarary American
- Deceased Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg becomes an honarary American citizen.
- Raoul Wallenberg becomes an honorary U.S. citizen.
- Raoul Wallenberg becomes posthumously honorary citizen of the United States
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Diana Ross - Endless Love
- Christopher Cross - Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)
- Stevie Nicks - Stop Draggin' My Heart Around
- Journey - Who's Crying Now
- Sheena Easton - For Your Eyes Only
- Eddie Rabbitt - Step By Step
- The Rolling Stones - Start Me Up
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Private Eyes
- Foreigner - Urgent
- ELO - Hold On Tight
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Sport Games on 5 October 1981
- Atlanta Falcons - Philadelphia Eagles : 13 - 16
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