Monday June 08, 1981
US date format: 6/8/1981, UK date format: 8/6/1981
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 8, 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 Alex Band and Dasha Zhukova.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes.
In UK Being With You by Smokey Robinson was in the top 5 hits.
Stripes, directed by Ivan Reitman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while God Emperor Of Dune by Frank Herbert was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Okres na severu.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bosconian or Laser Blast.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 08, 1981?
- Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
- World Ocean Day.
- Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
- Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
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- 15th Music City News Country Awards: Mandrell Sisters
- Seattle Mariners draft Mike Moore #1
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 08, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes
- Stars On 45 - Medley
- Taste Of Honey, A - Sukiyaki
- Smokey Robinson - Being With You
- Ray Parker Jr. - A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)
- Gino Vannelli - Living Inside Myself
- George Harrison - All Those Years Ago
- Neil Diamond - America
- REO Speedwagon - Take It On The Run
- Franke & The Knockouts - Sweetheart
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Rick James - Give It To Me Baby
- Chaka Khan - What Cha' Gonna Do For Me
- Stephanie Mills - Two Hearts
- Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio - A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)
- The Gap Band - Yearning For Your Love
- Shalamar - Make That Move
- Change - Paradise
- A Taste Of Honey - Sukiyaki
- Frankie Smith - Double Dutch Bus
- Stanley Clarke/George Duke - Sweet Baby
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 08If June 08, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 3 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 9 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 June 08, 1981?
On June 08, 1981 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is June 08, 1981?
On June 08, 1981 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on June 08, 1981?
On June 08, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 08, 1981?
On June 08, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on June 08, 1981?
On June 08, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 08, 1981?
On June 08, 1981 several famous people were born including, Alex Band, Dasha Zhukova, Redaric Williams.
What was the number one song in June 08, 1981?
The number one song in the week of June 08, 1981 was Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes in US and Being With You by Smokey Robinson in UK.
What were the top hits on June 08, 1981?
The top hits on June 08, 1981 were Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes, Medley by Stars On 45, Sukiyaki by Taste Of Honey, A in US and Being With You by Smokey Robinson, One Day In Your Life by Michael Jackson, More Than In Love by Kate Robbins & Beyond in UK.