Sunday 26 July 1981
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Maicon Douglas and 2016 Normandy church attack.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to The One That You Love by Air Supply.
In UK Ghost Town by The Specials was in the top 5 hits.
Heavy Metal, directed by Gerald Potterton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while License Renewed by John Gardner was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching MTV Music Television.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Make Trax or Defender.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 July 1981 ?
- 2016 Normandy church attack
- Maicon Douglas
- Maicon Douglas Sisenando: Brazilian footballer.
- Maicon Sisenando: Soccer Player.
- Guy Tang: YouTube Star.
- Donald Lybbert: Composer, dies at 58.
- 2 climbers fall 550 m down cliff near Angel Falls, Venezuela
- New York Mayor Ed Koch is given Heimlich maneuver in a Chinese restaurant
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Air Supply - The One That You Love
- Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes
- Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl
- Joey Scarbury - Theme From The Greatest American Hero (Believe It Or Not)
- Oak Ridge Boys - Elvira
- Kenny Rogers - I Don't Need You
- Pointer Sisters - Slow Hand
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - You Make My Dreams
- The Manhattan Transfer - Boy From New York City
- Marty Balin - Hearts
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