Tuesday September 22, 1981
US date format: 9/22/1981, UK date format: 22/9/1981
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 22, 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 Ashley Eckstein and Adam Lazzara.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Endless Love by Diana Ross.
In UK Tainted Love by Soft Cell was in the top 5 hits.
My Dinner with Andre, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Social Studies by Fran Lebowitz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vice Versa.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mystery Fun House or Skeet Shoot.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 22, 1981?
- Saint Emmeramus
- Saint Florentius
- In ancient Latvia, the first day of Mikeli, the Catching of Jumis.
- In ancient Greece, the ninth and final day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates made offerings to the dead.
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- Harry Warren: American composer and lyricist (Born...
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 22, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Diana Ross - Endless Love
- Juice Newton - Queen Of Hearts
- Stevie Nicks - Stop Draggin' My Heart Around
- Foreigner - Urgent
- Ronnie Milsap - (There's) No Gettin' Over Me
- Journey - Who's Crying Now
- Christopher Cross - Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)
- Eddie Rabbitt - Step By Step
- Commodores - Lady (You Bring Me Up)
- The Rolling Stones - Start Me Up
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Diana Ross & Lionel Richie - Endless Love
- Carl Carlton - She's A Bad Mama Jama (She's Built, She's Stacked)
- Rick James - Super Freak (Part I)
- Four Tops - When She Was My Girl
- Larry Graham - Just Be My Lady
- Al Jarreau - We're In This Love Together
- Luther Vandross - Never Too Much
- Aretha Franklin And George Benson - Love All The Hurt Away
- The B.B. And Q. Band - On The Beat
- Denroy Morgan - I'll Do Anything For You
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 22If September 22, 1981 is your birthday you're 39 years, 1 month, 4 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 27 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 September 22, 1981?
On September 22, 1981 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is September 22, 1981?
On September 22, 1981 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on September 22, 1981?
On September 22, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 22, 1981?
On September 22, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on September 22, 1981?
On September 22, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 22, 1981?
On September 22, 1981 several famous people were born including, Ashley Eckstein, Adam Lazzara, Katie Lowes.
Which famous people died on September 22, 1981?
Famous people died on September 22, 1981 include, Harry Warren.
What was the number one song in September 22, 1981?
The number one song in the week of September 22, 1981 was Endless Love by Diana Ross in US and Tainted Love by Soft Cell in UK.
What were the top hits on September 22, 1981?
The top hits on September 22, 1981 were Endless Love by Diana Ross, Queen Of Hearts by Juice Newton, Stop Draggin' My Heart Around by Stevie Nicks in US and Tainted Love by Soft Cell, Prince Charming by Adam & The Ants, Japanese Boy by Aneka in UK.