Monday March 23, 1981
US date format: 3/23/1981, UK date format: 23/3/1981
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 23, 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 Fabien Biancalani and Erin Crocker.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Rapture by Blondie.
In UK Jealous Guy by Roxy Music was in the top 5 hits.
Excalibur, directed by John Boorman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while The Key To Rebecca by Ken Follett was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Belle and Sebastian.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Venture or Pyramid of Doom.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 23, 1981?
- Saint Rebecca (d.1914)
- Roman Empire - Tubilustrium was held in honor of Mars.
- Ancient Latvia - Lieldienas held in honor of Mara and other pagan goddesses.
- Pakistan - National Day (Republic Day).
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- US Supreme Court rules states could require, with some exceptions, parental notification when teen-age girls sought abortions.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 23, 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 Whispers - It's A Love Thing
- Sister Sledge - All American Girls
- Smokey Robinson - Being With You
- Tom Browne - Thighs High (Grip Your Hips And Move)
- Slave - Watching You
- A Taste Of Honey - Sukiyaki
- Grover Washington, Jr. - Just The Two Of Us
- The Gap Band - Burn Rubber (Why You Wanna Hurt Me)
- Stevie Wonder - I Ain't Gonna Stand For It
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 23, 1981?
On March 23, 1981 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is March 23, 1981?
On March 23, 1981 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on March 23, 1981?
On March 23, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 23, 1981?
On March 23, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 23, 1981?
On March 23, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 23, 1981?
On March 23, 1981 several famous people were born including, Fabien Biancalani, Tony Peña, Erin Crocker.
What was the number one song in March 23, 1981?
The number one song in the week of March 23, 1981 was Rapture by Blondie in US and Jealous Guy by Roxy Music in UK.
What were the top hits on March 23, 1981?
The top hits on March 23, 1981 were Rapture by Blondie, 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.