Tuesday April 07, 1981

US date format: 4/7/1981, UK date format: 7/4/1981

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 7, 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 Suzann Pettersen and Sharka Blue. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Kiss On My List by Daryl Hall & John Oates. In UK Making Your Mind Up by Bucks Fizz was in the top 5 hits. The Beyond, directed by Lucio Fulci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981 while Rage of Angels by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Belle and Sebastian. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spacechase or Lock 'n' Chase.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Herman-Jozef (died 1241)
  • World Health Day - April 7th of every year is designated as World Health Day and celebrated by the 191 member countries of the World Health Organization to emphasize significant issues in public health of worldwide concern. Observed annually since 1948.
  • The feast of Annunciation is celebrated by the Eastern Orthodox Church.
  • Saint John Baptist de La Salle (d.1719)
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Events

  • Belgium Eysken's government forms.
  • Willem Klein mentally extracts 13th root of a 100-digit number in 29 seconds.

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Famous Deaths

  • : British record producer and manager (The...

Movies

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The Beyond

The Beyond

Directed by: Lucio Fulci

Starring: Catriona MacColl, David Warbeck, Cinzia Monreale, Antoine Saint-John

Country: United States of America

Cannibal Ferox

Cannibal Ferox

Directed by: Umberto Lenzi

Starring: Giovanni Lombardo Radice, Lorraine De Selle, Danilo Mattei, Zora Kerova

Country: United States of America

Death Hunt

Death Hunt

Directed by: Peter R. Hunt

Starring: Charles Bronson, Lee Marvin, Andrew Stevens, Carl Weathers

Caveman

Caveman

Directed by: Carl Gottlieb

Starring: Ringo Starr, Dennis Quaid, Shelley Long, Jack Gilford

Excalibur

Excalibur

Directed by: John Boorman

Starring: Nigel Terry, Helen Mirren, Nicholas Clay, Cherie Lunghi

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Belle and Sebastian

Belle and Sebastian

Directed by: Nicolas Vanier

Baila Comigo

Baila Comigo

Tiger Mask II

Tiger Mask II

Cervantes

Cervantes

Amizade Colorida

Amizade Colorida

Days to next April 07

If April 07, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 5 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 6 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Rage of Angels by Sidney Sheldon

Rage of Angels

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A memorable, mesmerizing heroineJennifer -- brilliant, beautiful, an attorney on the way up until the Mafia's schemes win her the hatred of an implacable enemy -- and a love more destructive than hate.A

Best Evidence by David S. Lifton

Best Evidence

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Another take on the story. good read

Gorky Park by Martin Cruz Smith

Gorky Park

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“Brilliant . . . enough enigmas within enigmas within enigmas to reel the mind.”–The New YorkerA triple murder in a Moscow amusement center: three corpses found frozen in the snow, faces

Craig Claiborne'S Gourmet Diet by Craig Claiborne with Pierre Franey

Craig Claiborne'S Gourmet Diet

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low-sodium recipes modified-fat recipes modified-cholesterol recipes low-fat cookbook

Cosmos by Carl Sagan

Cosmos

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RETURNING TO TELEVISION AS AN ALL-NEW MINISERIES ON FOXCosmos is one of the bestselling science books of all time. In clear-eyed prose, Sagan reveals a jewel-like blue world inhabited by a

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Astro Blaster

Astro Blaster

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Shooter game

Publisher: Sega

Spacechase

Spacechase

Platform: Atari 2600 Atari 8-bit family

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: Apollo

Warp & Warp

Warp & Warp

Platform: Arcade, MSX, PV-1000, Family Computer

Genre: Multi-directional shooter

Publisher: JP Namco; JP Casio; NA Rock-Ola

Laser Blast

Laser Blast

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Activision

Lock 'n' Chase

Lock 'n' Chase

Platform: Arcade Atari 2600 Intellivision Apple II Game Boy Wii PlayStation 3 3DS Virtual Console

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Data East, Taito

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on April 07, 1981?

On April 07, 1981 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is April 07, 1981?

On April 07, 1981 the zodiac sign was Aries.

Who was the US President on April 07, 1981?

On April 07, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 07, 1981?

On April 07, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 07, 1981?

On April 07, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on April 07, 1981?

On April 07, 1981 several famous people were born including, Suzann Pettersen, Alex Lanipekun, Sharka Blue.

Which famous people died on April 07, 1981?

Famous people died on April 07, 1981 include, Kit Lambert.

What was the number one song in April 07, 1981?

The number one song in the week of April 07, 1981 was Kiss On My List by Daryl Hall & John Oates in US and Making Your Mind Up by Bucks Fizz in UK.

What were the top hits on April 07, 1981?

The top hits on April 07, 1981 were Kiss On My List by Daryl Hall & John Oates, Rapture by Blondie, The Best Of Times by Styx in US and Making Your Mind Up by Bucks Fizz, This Ole House by Shakin' Stevens, Lately by Stevie Wonder in UK.


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