Tuesday 31 March 1981
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ryan Bingham and Pa Dembo Tourray.
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.
Nighthawks, directed by Bruce Malmuth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1981
while Craig Claiborne'S Gourmet Diet by Craig Claiborne with Pierre Franey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Si unyil.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Omega Race or Arena of Octos.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Saint Cornelia
- CTsar Ch�vez Day - official holiday in five states and many cities across the U.S.
- Freedom Day in Malta.
- Saint Amos
- Saint Benjamin
- Blessed Hendrik Werner
- Saint Balbina of Rome
- New Jersey - Thomas Mundy Peterson Day.
- Ryan Bingham: American singer-songwriter and guitarist.
- Pa Dembo Tourray: Gambian footballer.
- Thomas Chatelle: Belgian footballer.
- Gerard McCarthy: Irish actor.
- Pa Touray: Gambian footballer.
- Maarten van der Weijden: Dutch swimmer.
- 53rd Academy Awards - Ordinary People, R De Niro and Sissy Spacek win
- The 53rd Academy Awards, hosted by Johnny Carson, are held at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles. Robert Redford's directorial debut in Ordinary People wins Best Picture and Best Director. Robert De Niro wins Best Actor; Sissy Spacek wins Best Actress.
- First Golden Raspberry Awards: Can't Stop the Music wins.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1981 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Blondie - Rapture
- John Lennon - Woman
- Styx - The Best Of Times
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Kiss On My List
- Don McLean - Crying
- Neil Diamond - Hello Again
- Grover Washington Jr. - Just The Two Of Us
- REO Speedwagon - Keep On Loving You
- Steve Winwood - While You See A Chance
- Barbra Streisand - What Kind Of Fool
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