Friday January 09, 1981
US date format: 1/9/1981, UK date format: 9/1/1981
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 9, 1981). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), 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 Julia Dietze and Euzebiusz Smolarek.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon.
In UK Imagine by John Lennon was in the top 5 hits.
Burial Ground: The Nights of Terror, directed by Andrea Bianchi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Crisis Investing by Douglas R. Casey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rosa... de lejos.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ice Hockey or K-Razy Shoot-Out.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 09, 1981?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
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- Francisco Balsamao elected President of Portugal.
- Kazimierz Serocki: Polish composer (Born 1922).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 09, 1981?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 09If January 09, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 8 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 13 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 January 09, 1981?
On January 09, 1981 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is January 09, 1981?
On January 09, 1981 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 09, 1981?
On January 09, 1981 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 09, 1981?
On January 09, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 09, 1981?
On January 09, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 09, 1981?
On January 09, 1981 several famous people were born including, Julia Dietze, Euzebiusz Smolarek.
Which famous people died on January 09, 1981?
Famous people died on January 09, 1981 include, Kazimierz Serocki.
What was the number one song in January 09, 1981?
The number one song in the week of January 09, 1981 was (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon in US and Imagine by John Lennon in UK.
What were the top hits on January 09, 1981?
The top hits on January 09, 1981 were (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon, Love On The Rocks by Neil Diamond, Guilty by Barbra Streisand in US and Imagine by John Lennon, Antmusic by Adam & The Ants, Happy Christmas (War Is Over) by John & Yoko & The Plastic Ono Band With The Harlem Community Choir in UK.