Thursday 18 June 1981
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Scooter Braun and Ella Chen.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Medley by Stars On 45.
In UK Being With You by Smokey Robinson was in the top 5 hits.
The Cannonball Run, directed by Hal Needham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Noble House by James Clavell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching I Can Jump Puddles.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Caverns of Mars or Gobbler.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 June 1981 ?
- Seychelles - National Day.
- Brazil - Chemist's Day.
- Father's Day, US, UK, Chile (2006).
- Autistic Pride Day, beginning in 2005.
- Scooter Braun: Entrepreneur.
- Ella Chen: Taiwanese singer and actress (S.
- Marco Streller: Swiss footballer.
- Teresa Cormack: New Zealand murder victim (d. 1987).
- Vaccine to prevent hoof and mouth disease announced
- US Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart retires.
- A disease cluster, which will later be known as AIDS, is recognized by medical professionals in San Francisco, California.
- The Organization of Eastern Caribbean States is founded.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Stars On 45 - Medley
- Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes
- Taste Of Honey, A - Sukiyaki
- Ray Parker Jr. - A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)
- George Harrison - All Those Years Ago
- Smokey Robinson - Being With You
- Air Supply - The One That You Love
- Neil Diamond - America
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - You Make My Dreams
- Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl
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