Monday May 25, 1981
US date format: 5/25/1981, UK date format: 25/5/1981
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 25, 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 Logan Tom and Taylor Treadwell.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes.
In UK Stand And Deliver by Adam & The Ants was in the top 5 hits.
Clash of the Titans, directed by Desmond Davis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Creation by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Okres na severu.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Strategy X or Raster Blaster.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 25, 1981?
- Ancient Latvia - Urbanas Diena observed
- Saint Reinolf
- Saint Marie-Madeleine-Sofie Barat (died 1865)
- Virginia - Confederate Memorial Day (1868)
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- Al Unser becomes 1st Indy 500 winner to be disqualified
- Carl Yastrzemski is 4th to get 3,000 hits (Cobb, Musial & Aaron)
- In Riyadh, the Gulf Cooperation Council is created between Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.
- Daniel Goodwin scales outside of Chicago's Sears Tower in 7 hours.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 25, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes
- Smokey Robinson - Being With You
- Stars On 45 - Medley
- Taste Of Honey, A - Sukiyaki
- REO Speedwagon - Take It On The Run
- Gino Vannelli - Living Inside Myself
- Grover Washington Jr. - Just The Two Of Us
- Ray Parker Jr. - A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)
- Styx - Too Much Time On My Hands
- John Lennon - Watching The Wheels
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Chaka Khan - What Cha' Gonna Do For Me
- Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio - A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do)
- Rick James - Give It To Me Baby
- A Taste Of Honey - Sukiyaki
- The Gap Band - Yearning For Your Love
- Shalamar - Make That Move
- Stephanie Mills - Two Hearts
- Atlantic Starr - When Love Calls
- Champaign - How 'bout Us
- Change - Paradise
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 25, 1981?
On May 25, 1981 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is May 25, 1981?
On May 25, 1981 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on May 25, 1981?
On May 25, 1981 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 25, 1981?
On May 25, 1981 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 25, 1981?
On May 25, 1981 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 25, 1981?
On May 25, 1981 several famous people were born including, Logan Tom, Taylor Treadwell, Michalis Pelekanos.
Which famous people died on May 25, 1981?
Famous people died on May 25, 1981 include, Rosa Ponselle, Fredric Warburg, Roy Brown.
What was the number one song in May 25, 1981?
The number one song in the week of May 25, 1981 was Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes in US and Stand And Deliver by Adam & The Ants in UK.
What were the top hits on May 25, 1981?
The top hits on May 25, 1981 were Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes, Being With You by Smokey Robinson, Medley by Stars On 45 in US and Stand And Deliver by Adam & The Ants, Stars On 45 by Starsound, You Drive Me Crazy by Shakin' Stevens in UK.