Friday March 20, 1981
US date format: 3/20/1981, UK date format: 20/3/1981
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 20, 1981). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), 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 Sylvain Monsoreau and Ian Murray.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Keep On Loving You by REO Speedwagon.
In UK Jealous Guy by Roxy Music was in the top 5 hits.
Christiane F., directed by Uli Edel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while The Covenant by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Baila Comigo.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arena of Octos or Spacechase.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 20, 1981?
- Feast of St. Cuthbert, patron saint of Northumbria (died 704)
- Saint Alexandra
- Saint Herbert (died 687)
- Canberra Day
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- Jean Harris sentenced 15-to-life for slaying of Scarsdale Diet Doctor.
- Angela M. Buchanan begins term as 37th Treasurer of the US.
- Gerry Bertier: American wheelchair Olympian (Born...
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 20, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Yarbrough & Peoples - Don't Stop The Music
- The Gap Band - Burn Rubber (Why You Wanna Hurt Me)
- The Whispers - It's A Love Thing
- Sister Sledge - All American Girls
- Tom Browne - Thighs High (Grip Your Hips And Move)
- Slave - Watching You
- A Taste Of Honey - Sukiyaki
- Stevie Wonder - I Ain't Gonna Stand For It
- Smokey Robinson - Being With You
- Tierra - Together
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 20If March 20, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 6 months, 7 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 21 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 March 20, 1981?
On March 20, 1981 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is March 20, 1981?
On March 20, 1981 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 20, 1981?
On March 20, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 20, 1981?
On March 20, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 20, 1981?
On March 20, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 20, 1981?
On March 20, 1981 several famous people were born including, Sylvain Monsoreau, Ian Murray, Benny Fine.
Which famous people died on March 20, 1981?
Famous people died on March 20, 1981 include, Gerry Bertier.
What was the number one song in March 20, 1981?
The number one song in the week of March 20, 1981 was Keep On Loving You by REO Speedwagon in US and Jealous Guy by Roxy Music in UK.
What were the top hits on March 20, 1981?
The top hits on March 20, 1981 were Keep On Loving You by REO Speedwagon, Woman by John Lennon, The Best Of Times by Styx in US and Jealous Guy by Roxy Music, This Ole House by Shakin' Stevens, Kids In America by Kim Wilde in UK.