What the sky looked like on August 19, 1981
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 8/19/1981, UK date format: 19/8/1981
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 19, 1981). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nick Kennedy and Percy Watson.
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.
They All Laughed, directed by Peter Bogdanovich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while The Eagle'S Gift by Carlos Castaneda was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Kid Super Power Hour with Shazam!.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jawbreaker or Skeet Shoot.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 19, 1981?
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 19, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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?