What the sky looked like on April 24, 1981
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 4/24/1981, UK date format: 24/4/1981
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 24, 1981). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sasha Barrese and Thomas Fanara.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Kiss On My List by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
In UK Making Your Mind Up by Bucks Fizz was in the top 5 hits.
Pixote, directed by Hector Babenco, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Gorky Park by Martin Cruz Smith was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hindsight.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Sky Skipper or Triple Action.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 24, 1981?
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 24, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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?