Saturday March 21, 1981
US date format: 3/21/1981, UK date format: 21/3/1981
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 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 Pauline Lefèvre and Germano Schweger.
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 Video Hustler or K-Razy Shoot-Out.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 21, 1981?
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 21, 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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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?