Saturday December 12, 1981
US date format: 12/12/1981, UK date format: 12/12/1981
We've performed the most in-depth research possibile on December 12, 1981, here's what our experts found out:
it was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see zodiac on December 12, 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 Pedro Rios Maestre and Shane Costa.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Physical by Olivia Newton-John.
In UK Don't You Want Me by The Human League was in the top 5 hits.
Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior, directed by George Miller, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1981
while The Last Days Of America by Paul Erdman was one of the best selling book.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Raster Blaster or Space Fury.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 12, 1981?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- 1st closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 37 performances
- Wayne Gretzky scores quickest 50th goal (game 39)
- Gambia and Senegal sign agreement to be known as Senegambia in February 1982.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 12, 1981?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on December 12, 1981
- Minnesota Vikings - Detroit Lions : 7 - 45
- New York Jets - Cleveland Browns : 14 - 13
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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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 12, 1981?
On December 12, 1981 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is December 12, 1981?
On December 12, 1981 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 12, 1981?
On December 12, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 12, 1981?
On December 12, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 12, 1981?
On December 12, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 12, 1981?
On December 12, 1981 several famous people were born including, Pedro Rios Maestre, Shane Costa, Muriel Sanchez.
What was the number one song in December 12, 1981?
The number one song in the week of December 12, 1981 was Physical by Olivia Newton-John in US and Don't You Want Me by The Human League in UK.
What were the top hits on December 12, 1981?
The top hits on December 12, 1981 were Physical by Olivia Newton-John, Waiting For A Girl Like You by Foreigner, Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic by The Police in US and Don't You Want Me by The Human League, Daddy's Home by Cliff Richard, Begin The Beguine (Volver A Empezar) by Julio Iglesias in UK.