Tuesday July 28, 1981
US date format: 7/28/1981, UK date format: 28/7/1981
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 28, 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 Billy Brown and Jo In Sung.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Jessie's Girl by Rick Springfield.
In UK Ghost Town by The Specials was in the top 5 hits.
Gallipoli, directed by Peter Weir, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while The White Hotel by D.M. Thomas was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Okres na severu.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 005 or Kaboom!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 28, 1981?
- St. Celsus
- St. Victor
- St. Innocent
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Nazarius
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- Fr Stanley Rother: American Roman Catholic Priest and...
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 28, 1981?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl
- Air Supply - The One That You Love
- Joey Scarbury - Theme From The Greatest American Hero (Believe It Or Not)
- Kenny Rogers - I Don't Need You
- Oak Ridge Boys - Elvira
- Pointer Sisters - Slow Hand
- Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes
- The Manhattan Transfer - Boy From New York City
- Marty Balin - Hearts
- Juice Newton - Queen Of Hearts
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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