Friday August 14, 1981US date format: 8/14/1981, UK date format: 14/8/1981
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It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 14, 1981). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kofi Kingston and Barrett Brown.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Endless Love by Diana Ross.
In UK Green Door by Shakin' Stevens was in the top 5 hits.
Body Heat, directed by Lawrence Kasdan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while The Hite Report On Male Sexuality by Shere Hite was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Now Get Out of That.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gobbler or Quest 1.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 August 1981 ?
- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Kofi Kingston: Ghanaian professional wrestler.
- Barrett Brown
- Earl Barron: American basketball player.
- Matthew Etherington: English footballer.
- Adam Grant: Author.
- Julius Jones: American football player.
- Paul Gallen: Australian rugby player.
- Ray Johnson: YouTube Star.
- Phils Mike Schmidt hits his 300th career HR off New York Met Mike Scott
- George Foster hits his 8th home run into the red seats at Riverfront.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Diana Ross - Endless Love
- Joey Scarbury - Theme From The Greatest American Hero (Believe It Or Not)
- Kenny Rogers - I Don't Need You
- Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl
- Oak Ridge Boys - Elvira
- Pointer Sisters - Slow Hand
- The Manhattan Transfer - Boy From New York City
- Marty Balin - Hearts
- Juice Newton - Queen Of Hearts
- Ronnie Milsap - (There's) No Gettin' Over Me
Top #10 R&B songs
- Evelyn King - I'm In Love
- Stacy Lattisaw - Love On A Two Way Street
- Teena Marie - Square Biz
- Diana Ross & Lionel Richie - Endless Love
- Cheryl Lynn - Shake It Up Tonight
- Larry Graham - Just Be My Lady
- Commodores - Lady (You Bring Me Up)
- Frankie Smith - Double Dutch Bus
- Carl Carlton - She's A Bad Mama Jama (She's Built, She's Stacked)
- Billy Ocean - Night
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