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 Julia Lautowa and Amanda Krampf.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Endless Love by Diana Ross.
In UK It's My Party by Dave Stewart With Barbara Gaskin was in the top 5 hits.
The Professional, directed by Georges Lautner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while The Glitter Dome by Joseph Wambaugh was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching That's My Boy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galaxian 2 or Sneakers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 October 1981
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Which were the important events of 5 October 1981 ?
- Julia Lautowa
- Amanda Krampf
- Zhang Yining
- Andy Nägelein: German footballer.
- Kelvin Tan Wei Lian: Singaporean singer.
- Kelvin Tan: Singaporean singer-songwriter.
- Tito Bambino: Reggae Singer.
- Joel Lindpere: Estonian footballer.
- 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
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Sport Games on 5 October 1981
- Atlanta Falcons - Philadelphia Eagles : 13 - 16
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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
Top #10 R&B songs
- Four Tops - When She Was My Girl
- Carl Carlton - She's A Bad Mama Jama (She's Built, She's Stacked)
- Rick James - Super Freak (Part I)
- Diana Ross & Lionel Richie - Endless Love
- Luther Vandross - Never Too Much
- Al Jarreau - We're In This Love Together
- Aretha Franklin And George Benson - Love All The Hurt Away
- The B.B. And Q. Band - On The Beat
- Denroy Morgan - I'll Do Anything For You
- Brick - Sweat (til You Get Wet)
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?