Monday 23 March 1981
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tony Pena and Jenn Brown.
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.
Thief, directed by Michael Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Paper Money by Adam Smith was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Bagthorpe Saga.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Quest 1 or Galaga.
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- 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).
- Saint Turibius of Mongrovejo (died 1606)
- Saint Ethelwald
- Saint Victorian
- Roman Empire - The fifth and final day of Quinquatria, held in honor of Minerva.
- Tony Pena: Jr.
- Jenn Brown: Sportscaster.
- Erin Crocker: American race car driver.
- Tony Peña: Jr.
- Shelley Rudman: English bobsledder.
- Supreme Court rules states could require, with some exceptions, parental notification when teen-age girls sought abortions
- US Supreme Court rules states could require, with some exceptions, parental notification when teen-age girls sought abortions.
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