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Historical Events In 1981

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Apr 16   Columbia space shuttle returns [04/24] on this day in history.  

Apr 16   Eric Hollies, cricketer (13 Tests for England, 44 wickets), dies in the year 1981.  

Apr 16   The first American space shutte, Columbia, returns safely to Earth on this day in history.  

Apr 19   Ernst Levy, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.  

Apr 20   Final performance of TV show "Soap" airs in the year 1981.  

Apr 20   Rocker Papa John Phillips arrested for drug possession on this day in history.  

Apr 21   On this day in history harry Lee, cricketer (scored 18 & 1 in only Test for England), dies  

Apr 22   On this day in history brailsford Reese Brazeal (76) dean (Morehouse College), dies at 76  

Apr 22   On this day in history brailsford Reese Brazeal, dean (Morehouse College), dies at 76  

Apr 24   In the year 1981 bill Shoemaker wins his 8,000th race, 2000 more than any other jockey  

Apr 24   In the year 1981 iBM-PC introduced  

Apr 25   On this day in history dixie a mouse who lived 6 years  

Apr 25   Maureen Reagan (40) marries 3rd husband, Dennis Revell (28) on this day in history.  

Apr 26   On this day in history jim Davis actor (Jack Ewing-Dallas), dies at 65  

Apr 26   Jim Davis, actor (Jack Ewing-Dallas), dies at 65 on this day in history.  

Apr 26   Madge Evans TV panelist (Masquerade Party), dies at 71 on this day in history.  

Apr 27   On this day in history beatle Ringo Starr marries actress Barbara Bach  

Apr 27   In the year 1981 the first female soccer official is hired by the NASL  

Apr 28   Mickey "Toy Bulldog" Walker welterweight champ (1922-26) dies at 79 in the year 1981.  

Apr 28   Mickey "Toy Bulldog" Walker, welterweight champ (1922-26) dies at 79 in the year 1981.  

Apr 29   On this day in history phillie Steve Carlton strikes out his 3,000th batter  

Apr 30   On this day in history john Lauchlan & James Blench; both natives of Seebe, Alberta, reach summit of 7,454.5m Mt. Gangapurna in the Himalayas by a new south face route.  

May 01   Billie Jean King admits to a lesbian affair with Marilyn Barnett in the year 1981.  

May 01   In the year 1981 clarence A Bacote, historian/political scientist, dies at 75  

May 01   On this day in history harrison Williams (Senator-D-NJ) convicted on FBI Abscam charges  

May 01   Ottawa imposes special tax of $1.15 per barrel to pay for Petro-Canada's purchase of Petrofina, and are Albertans happy NOT in the year 1981.  

May 01   Radio Shack releases Model III TRSDOS 1.3 in the year 1981.  

May 02   In the year 1981 radio Shack re-releases Model III TRSDOS 1.3 with 2 fixes  

May 05   On this day in history bobby Sands, IRA activist/terrorist dies in the 66th day of his hunger strike  

May 06   On this day in history uS expels Libyan diplomats  

May 07   Mieczyslaw Kolinski, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1981.  

May 08   Margaret Lindsay, actress (G Men, Lady Killer, Jezebel), dies in the year 1981.  

May 09   On this day in history c E "Nip" Pellew, cricketer (10 Tests 484 runs at 37), dies  

May 09   In the year 1981 kazimiroff Blvd in the Bronx named for a Bronx historian  

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Famous Birthdays In 1981

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Apr 02   Michael Clarke, Australian cricketer was born on this day in history.  

Apr 02   In the year 1981 birth of bethany Joy Lenz-Galeotti, American actress  

Apr 28   In the year 1981 birth of jessica Alba, American actress  

Apr 30   John O'Shea, Irish footballer was born in the year 1981.  

Apr 30   Emma Pierson, British actress was born on this day in history.  

May 19   Georges St. Pierre, Mixed Martial Arts Fighter was born on this day in history.  

May 19   Luciano Figueroa, Argentine footballer was born in the year 1981.  

May 22   Bryan Danielson, American professional wrestler was born in the year 1981.  

Famous Deaths In 1981

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1981 death of hephzibah Menuhin, American-Jewish concert pianist (b. 1920)  

Jan 02   On this day in history david Lynch, singer (Platters-My Prayer), dies at 51  

Jan 03   Princess Alice of Albany (b. 1883) died on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Harold C Urey, US chemist (Deuterium, Nobel 1934), dies at 87 in the year 1981.  

Jan 06   A[rchibald] J[oseph] Cronin, physician/author (Citadel), dies at 84 on this day in history.  

Jan 07   On this day in history jose Ardevol, composer, dies at 69  

Jan 08   In the year 1981 matthew Beard, entertainer, dies  

Jan 09   In the year 1981 kazimierz Serocki, composer, dies at 58  

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