Friday November 13, 1981
US date format: 11/13/1981, UK date format: 13/11/1981
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 13, 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 Shawn Yue and Mirela Delić.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Private Eyes by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
In UK Under Pressure by Queen & David Bowie was in the top 5 hits.
Venom, directed by Piers Haggard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while An Indecent Obsession by Colleen McCullough was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Darkroom.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Super Cobra or Warp & Warp.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 13, 1981?
- Roman festivals - Iovis epulum; feast of Feronia
- R.C. Saints - Bricius of Tours; Mother Cabrini; Saint Homobonus
- Also see November 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Ringo releases Wrack My Brains
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 13, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Private Eyes
- The Rolling Stones - Start Me Up
- Olivia Newton-John - Physical
- Foreigner - Waiting For A Girl Like You
- Bob Seger - Tryin' To Live My Life Without You (Live)
- Little River Band - The Night Owls
- Air Supply - Here I Am (Just When I Thought I Was Over You)
- Rick Springfield - I've Done Everything For You
- Christopher Cross - Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)
- Mike Post - The Theme From Hill Street Blues
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Roger - I Heard It Through The Grapevine
- Kool & The Gang - Take My Heart (You Can Have It If You Want It)
- Luther Vandross - Never Too Much
- Prince - Controversy
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Let's Groove
- The Time - Get It Up
- Four Tops - When She Was My Girl
- Diana Ross & Lionel Richie - Endless Love
- Slave - Snap Shot
- Commodores - Oh No
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 13If November 13, 1981 is your birthday you're 38 years, 10 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 14 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 November 13, 1981?
On November 13, 1981 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is November 13, 1981?
On November 13, 1981 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 13, 1981?
On November 13, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 13, 1981?
On November 13, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on November 13, 1981?
On November 13, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 13, 1981?
On November 13, 1981 several famous people were born including, Shawn Yue, Mirela Delić, Ryan Bertin.
What was the number one song in November 13, 1981?
The number one song in the week of November 13, 1981 was Private Eyes by Daryl Hall & John Oates in US and Under Pressure by Queen & David Bowie in UK.
What were the top hits on November 13, 1981?
The top hits on November 13, 1981 were Private Eyes by Daryl Hall & John Oates, Start Me Up by The Rolling Stones, Physical by Olivia Newton-John in US and Under Pressure by Queen & David Bowie, Begin The Beguine (Volver A Empezar) by Julio Iglesias, Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic by The Police in UK.