Sunday January 11, 1981
US date format: 1/11/1981, UK date format: 11/1/1981
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 11, 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 Jamelia (singer) and Tom Meighan.
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 SwordThrust or Madness and the Minotaur.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 11, 1981?
- Morocco - The Independence manifesto day.
- Japan - Kagami-Biraki (Rice Cakes Festival).
- Feast of the Baptism of Jesus.
- Roman Empire - First day of Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
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- Tintypes closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 93 performances
- British team led by Ranulph Fiennes completes longest and fastest crossing of Antarctica, reaching Scott base after 75 days (2,500 miles).
- Palau adopts constitution.
- Beulah Bondi: American actress (Born 1888).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 11, 1981?
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Sport Games on January 11, 1981
- Dallas Cowboys - Philadelphia Eagles : 7 - 20
- Oakland Raiders - San Diego Chargers : 34 - 27
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 11If January 11, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 8 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 15 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 11, 1981?
On January 11, 1981 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is January 11, 1981?
On January 11, 1981 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 11, 1981?
On January 11, 1981 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 11, 1981?
On January 11, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 11, 1981?
On January 11, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 11, 1981?
On January 11, 1981 several famous people were born including, Jamelia (singer), Tom Meighan, Jamelia
Which famous people died on January 11, 1981?
Famous people died on January 11, 1981 include, Beulah Bondi
What was the number one song in January 11, 1981?
The number one song in the week of January 11, 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 11, 1981?
The top hits on January 11, 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