Historical Events In 1981
Thursday, 28 January 2021
Jun 21 Gunnar Ek, composer, dies on 81st birthday on this day in history.
Jun 22 2 Habash terrorists attack a travel agency in Greece killing 2 on this day in history.
Jun 22 In the year 1981 john McEnroe exhibites a disgraceful act of misbehavior at Wimbeldon
Jun 22 In the year 1981 lola Lane, actress (Zanzibar, Mystery Ship, Big Fight), dies
Jun 22 Mark David Chapman pleads guilty to killing John Lennon on this day in history.
Jun 23 Amanda Maccaro becomes first American to win Russian Ballet Competition in the year 1981.
Jun 23 In the year 1981 nYC mayor Koch turns down a $7,500 offer to perform comedy
Jun 23 In the year 1981 zarah Leander, Swedish/German singer/actress (Gabriela), dies at 79
Jun 25 In the year 1981 supreme Court upholds male-only draft registration, constitutional
Jun 26 Peter Kreuder, German composer, dies in the year 1981.
Jun 28 In the year 1981 ayatollah Mohammad Beheshti, Iran Islamic Rep Party founder, bombed
Jun 29 Mohammed Hussein Beheshti, Iran ayatollah/politician, murdered in the year 1981.
Jun 30 China's Communist Party condemns the late Mao Tse-tung's policy on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1981 george Voskovec, actor (Fred-Nero Wolfe, Peter-Skag), dies at 76
Jul 01 On this day in history laurel Canyon Calif murders (4 die, 1 wounded)
Jul 01 In the year 1981 radio Shack 3rd release of Model III TRSDOS 1.3
Jul 02 On this day in history l E Gonzalez discovers asteroid #3495 Colchagua
Jul 02 In the year 1981 robert Emmett Keane, actor (Rookie Cop, Red Dragon), dies
Jul 03 NYC transit fare rises from 60. to 75., new brass Y-cut-out token in the year 1981.
Jul 03 In the year 1981 ross Martin actor (Mr Lucky, Wild Wild West), dies at 61
Jul 03 In the year 1981 ross Martin, actor (Mr Lucky, Wild Wild West), dies at 61
Jul 05 In the year 1981 jorge Urrutia Blondel, composer, dies at 75
Jul 07 On this day in history ben Plucknett of US throws discus 72.34 m, but throw is disqualified
Jul 07 On this day in history keefe Brasselle actor (Be Our Guest), dies at 58
Jul 07 In the year 1981 keefe Brasselle, actor (Be Our Guest), dies at 58
Jul 07 In the year 1981 the first solar-powered aircraft, Solar Challenger, crosses English Channel
Jul 08 Loring Smith, actor (Hartmans), dies at 86 in the year 1981.
Jul 08 On this day in history senate confirms Sandra Day O'Conner to Supreme Court (99-0)
Jul 09 Allen Ludden, TV show host (Password), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 1981 the Jacksons begin a 36-city tour
Jul 10 In the year 1981 cERN achieves first proton-antiproton beam collision (570 GeV)
Jul 11 Sebastian Coe of UK sets record for 1000 m, 2 12.18 in the year 1981.
Jul 11 Sebastian Coe of UK sets record for 1000 m, 2:12.18 in the year 1981.
Jul 12 Ben Seijes, historian (WW II), dies at 73 in the year 1981.