Monday January 19, 1981
US date format: 1/19/1981, UK date format: 19/1/1981
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 19, 1981). The US president was Jimmy Carter (Democrat), 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 Audrey Lamy and Bitsie Tulloch.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon.
In UK Imagine by John Lennon was in the top 5 hits.
Foul Play, directed by Colin Higgins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Rage of Angels by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rosa... de lejos.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Eliminator or Round-Up.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 19, 1981?
- Confederate Heroes Day in Texas.
- Eastern and Oriental Orthodoxy ? Julian Calendar Theophany (Epiphany).
- St. Mark of Ephesus feast day .
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of Sult�n (Sovereignty) ? First day of the 17th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
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- US and Iran sign agreement to release 52 American hostages
- Muhammad Ali talks a despondent 21-year old out of committing suicide.
- Iran Hostage Crisis: United States and Iranian officials sign an agreement to release 52 American hostages after 14 months of captivity.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 19, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Lennon - (Just Like) Starting Over
- Neil Diamond - Love On The Rocks
- Blondie - The Tide Is High
- Barbra Streisand - Guilty
- Bruce Springsteen - Hungry Heart
- Air Supply - Every Woman In The World
- Rod Stewart - Passion
- Eddie Rabbitt - I Love A Rainy Night
- Diana Ross - It's My Turn
- The Police - De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Kool & The Gang - Celebration
- The Jacksons - Heartbreak Hotel
- Aretha Franklin - United Together
- Lakeside - Fantastic Voyage
- Cameo - Keep It Hot
- The Reddings - Remote Control
- Parliament - Agony Of Defeet
- The Gap Band - Burn Rubber (Why You Wanna Hurt Me)
- Barkays - Boogie Body Land
- Switch - Love Over And Over Again
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 19If January 19, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 8 months, 11 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 20 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 January 19, 1981?
On January 19, 1981 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is January 19, 1981?
On January 19, 1981 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 19, 1981?
On January 19, 1981 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 19, 1981?
On January 19, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 19, 1981?
On January 19, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 19, 1981?
On January 19, 1981 several famous people were born including, Audrey Lamy, Bitsie Tulloch, Lucho González.
What was the number one song in January 19, 1981?
The number one song in the week of January 19, 1981 was (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon in US and Imagine by John Lennon in UK.
What were the top hits on January 19, 1981?
The top hits on January 19, 1981 were (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon, Love On The Rocks by Neil Diamond, The Tide Is High by Blondie in US and Imagine by John Lennon, Antmusic by Adam & The Ants, Happy Christmas (War Is Over) by John & Yoko & The Plastic Ono Band With The Harlem Community Choir in UK.