What the sky looked like on August 08, 1981
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 8/8/1981, UK date format: 8/8/1981
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 8, 1981). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Roger Federer and Meagan Good.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Jessie's Girl by Rick Springfield.
In UK Green Door by Shakin' Stevens was in the top 5 hits.
An American Werewolf in London, directed by John Landis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Prisoner Without A Name, Cell Without A Number by Jacobo Timerman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ród Gasieniców.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Astro Fantasia or SwordThrust.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 08, 1981?
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 08, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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?