Monday March 09, 1981
US date format: 3/9/1981, UK date format: 9/3/1981
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 9, 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 Lilou Fogli and Chad Gilbert.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to 9 To 5 by Dolly Parton.
In UK Jealous Guy by Roxy Music was in the top 5 hits.
Thief, directed by Michael Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Masquerade by Kit Williams was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Baila Comigo.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing President Elect or Snafu.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 09, 1981?
- Saint Frances of Rome.
- Belize - Baron Bliss Day.
- Saint Gregory of Nyssa
- Max Delbrnck, German/US biologist (Nobel Prize 1969), dies at age 74 (born 1906).
- Dan Rather becomes primary anchorman of CBS-TV News.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 09, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Yarbrough & Peoples - Don't Stop The Music
- The Gap Band - Burn Rubber (Why You Wanna Hurt Me)
- The Whispers - It's A Love Thing
- Sister Sledge - All American Girls
- Tom Browne - Thighs High (Grip Your Hips And Move)
- Slave - Watching You
- Stevie Wonder - I Ain't Gonna Stand For It
- A Taste Of Honey - Sukiyaki
- Tierra - Together
- Lakeside - Fantastic Voyage
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 09If March 09, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 6 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 19 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?