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Sunday 15 February 1981

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 15, 1981). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jenna Morasca and Olivia American. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Celebration by Kool & The Gang. In UK Vienna by Ultravox was in the top 5 hits. Naram Garam, directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981 while Loon Lake by E.L. Doctorow was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Harper Valley P.T.A.. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Apple Panic or Ultima I: The First Age of Darkness.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 15 February 1981

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Naram Garam

Directed by: Hrishikesh Mukherjee

Starring: Amol Palekar, Swaroop Sampat, Utpal Dutt, A.K. Hangal

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Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen

Directed by: Clive Donner

Starring: Peter Ustinov, Lee Grant, Angie Dickinson, Richard Hatch

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Barsaat Ki Ek Raat

Directed by: Shakti Samanta

Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Rakhee Gulzar, Amjad Khan, Utpal Dutt

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Eyewitness

Directed by: Peter Yates

Starring: William Hurt, Sigourney Weaver, Christopher Plummer, James Woods

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Eyes of a Stranger

Directed by: Ken Wiederhorn

Starring: Lauren Tewes, Jennifer Jason Leigh, John DiSanti, Peter DuPre

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Harper Valley P.T.A.

Directed by: Not specifed

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Number 96

Directed by: Peter Bernardos

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Chain Reaction

Directed by: Andrew Davis

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Hangin' In

Directed by: Not specifed

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Bulki kraj sinite

Starring: Rubens Muratovski, Petar Prlicko, Blagoja Corevski, Aneta Durcevska

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 15 February 1981 ?

Holidays:
  • John Frum Day in Vanuatu [1]
  • Gummy Bear Day in United States
  • National Day in Serbia
  • Lupercalia
  • Candlemas in Russia and other Eastern Orthodox countries
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Mike Bloomfield: American musician, an important guitarist in American rock'n'roll who played with the biggies from the time he was 15.
  • Thomas Beversdorf: Composer, dies at 56.
Facts:
  • Rocket-powered ice sled attains 399 kph, Lake George, New York.
  • Joanne Carner wins LPGA S&H Golf Classic.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 15, 1981 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in February 1981?

Life magazine Beano comics

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Loon Lake

By: E.L. Doctorow

The hero of this dazzling novel by American master E. L. Doctorow is Joe, a young man on the run in the depths of the Great Depression.

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Craig Claiborne'S Gourmet Diet

By: Craig Claiborne with Pierre Franey

low-sodium recipes modified-fat recipes modified-cholesterol recipes low-fat cookbook

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Crisis Investing

By: Douglas R. Casey

Crisis Investing

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American Dreams

By: Studs Terkel

Back in print, the book the New York Times Book Review called the Pulitzer Prize winner's best. Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ted Turner, Jesse Helms, Joan Crawford, Vine Deloria, Helen and Scott Nearing.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Defender

Defender

Platform: Arcade Atari 2600 Game Boy Advance (in Defender (2002)) PlayStation 2 (in Midway Arcade Treasures PlayStation Portable (in Midway Arcade Treasures: Extended Play)

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Williams Electronics

Apple Panic

Apple Panic

Platform: Apple II, Atari 8-bit, PC booter, VIC-20

Genre: Platform game, Puzzle

Publisher: Brøderbund

Sabotage

Sabotage

Platform: Apple II

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: On-Line Systems

Qix

Qix

Platform: Amiga, Apple II, Apple IIGS, Atari 8-bit, Atari 5200, Atari Lynx, Commodore 64, DOS, FM-7, Game Boy, Mobile Phone, Nintendo Entertainment System, PC

Genre: Action

Publisher: NA Taito; NA Atari (Home computers); NA Telegames (Lynx); JP Takara (FM-7); WW Nintendo

Ultima I: The First Age of Darkness

Ultima I: The First Age of Darkness

Platform: Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, DOS, FM Towns, MSX2, NEC PC-8801, NEC PC-9801, Sharp X1, Apple IIGS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Apple II California Pacific Computer Co. Origin Systems Atari 8-bit Sierra On-line Commodore 64 Origin Systems DOS Origin Systems Electronic Arts MSX2 Pony Canyon FM Towns Fujitsu Apple IIGS Vitesse I

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Treasure Island

Studio: Disney

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Davy Crockett and the River Pirates

Studio: Disney

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Alice in Wonderland

Studio: Disney

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The Watcher in the Woods

Studio: Disney

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The Absent-Minded Professor

Studio: Disney

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