Historical Events In 1981
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Nov 12 US space shuttle Columbia, first space vehicle to make a second trip, launched in the year 1981.
Nov 13 On this day in history ringo releases "Wrack My Brains"
Nov 14 2nd Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 2-returns to Earth in the year 1981.
Nov 14 Old Dutch Windmill in Golden Gate Park repaired and working again in the year 1981.
Nov 14 In the year 1981 vIA cuts nearly 20% of its services.
Nov 15 Enid Markey, actress (Foolish Mothers, Civilization), dies at 85 in the year 1981.
Nov 16 On this day in history enid Markey, actress (Aunt Violet-Bringing Up Buddy), dies at 85
Nov 16 Luke marries Laura on General Hospital in the year 1981.
Nov 16 William Holden, actor, dies at age 63 in the year 1981.
Nov 17 Bob Eberly, singer (Jimmy Dorsey Band), dies at 65 in the year 1981.
Nov 19 In the year 1981 griffiths Mxenge, South Afr's anti-apartheid advocate, murdered
Nov 20 Anatoly Karpov, USSR retains world chess championship on this day in history.
Nov 20 Ringo releases "Stop and Smell the Roses" album on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1981 harry Von Zell, TV announcer (Burns & Allen), dies at 75
Nov 21 In the year 1981 olivia Newton-John's "Physical," single goes #1 &stays for 10 weeks
Nov 22 In the year 1981 andreina Pagnani, actress (Il Commandante), dies at 74
Nov 25 Jack Albertson actor (Chico &the Man), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Nov 25 Jack Albertson, actor (Chico & the Man), dies at 74 in the year 1981.
Nov 26 On this day in history machgielis "Max" Euwe, world chess champion (1935-37), dies at 80
Nov 27 On this day in history lotte Lenya, singer/actress (From Russia With Love), dies in NY at 83
Nov 28 Bear Bryant wins his 315th game to out distance Alonzo Stagg andbecome college football's winningest coach in the year 1981.
Nov 29 On this day in history natalie Wood, actress (West Side Story), drowns at 43 (suicide)
Nov 30 Porn star John Holmes arrested on fugitive charges on this day in history.
Nov 30 Robert H Harris, actor (Jake-Goldbergs), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1981 180 dies as Yugoslav DC-9 jetliner slams into a mountain
Dec 01 HIV/AIDS pandemic in Worldwide killing 32 million+ people in the year 1981.
Dec 02 Hershy Kay, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1981.
Dec 02 Moscone Convention Center, San Francisco opens at 11 30 AM in the year 1981.
Dec 02 In the year 1981 moscone Convention Center, San Francisco opens at 11:30 AM
Dec 04 In the year 1981 "Falcon Crest" premieres on CBS-TV
Dec 04 According to South Africa, Ciskei gains independence. Not recognized as an independent country outside South Africa on this day in history.
Dec 04 In the year 1981 president Reagan allows CIA to engage in domestic counter-intelligence
Dec 08 In the year 1981 shakey, [Walter Horton], harmonicist (Everybody's Fishin'), dies at 64
Dec 09 Porn star John Holmes charged with Laurel Canyon murders in the year 1981.