Sunday June 21, 1981
US date format: 6/21/1981, UK date format: 21/6/1981
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 21, 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 Brandon Flowers and Amber Campisi.
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.
S.O.B., directed by Blake Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Masquerade by Kit Williams was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Okres na severu.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Venture or Space Fury.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 21, 1981?
- 81st US Golf Open: David Graham shoots 273 at Merion Golf Club - Ardmore, Pennsylvania
- Don Fagan and Walter Becker quit Steely Dan
- Joanne Carner wins LPGA Lady Keystone Golf
- Riots at Casablanca, kills 66-200
- See more
- Gunnar Ek: Composer, dies on 81st birthday.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 21, 1981?
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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
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Rick James - Give It To Me Baby
- Chaka Khan - What Cha' Gonna Do For Me
- Stephanie Mills - Two Hearts
- Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio - A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)
- Frankie Smith - Double Dutch Bus
- Shalamar - Make That Move
- Change - Paradise
- Cameo - Freaky Dancin'
- Stanley Clarke/George Duke - Sweet Baby
- Maze - Running Away
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on June 21, 1981?
On June 21, 1981 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is June 21, 1981?
On June 21, 1981 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on June 21, 1981?
On June 21, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 21, 1981?
On June 21, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on June 21, 1981?
On June 21, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 21, 1981?
On June 21, 1981 several famous people were born including, Brandon Flowers, Amber Campisi, Simon Delestre.
Which famous people died on June 21, 1981?
Famous people died on June 21, 1981 include, Gunnar Ek.
What was the number one song in June 21, 1981?
The number one song in the week of June 21, 1981 was Medley by Stars On 45 in US and Being With You by Smokey Robinson in UK.
What were the top hits on June 21, 1981?
The top hits on June 21, 1981 were Medley by Stars On 45, Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes, Sukiyaki by Taste Of Honey, A in US and Being With You by Smokey Robinson, One Day In Your Life by Michael Jackson, More Than In Love by Kate Robbins & Beyond in UK.