Historical Events In 1981
Friday, 10 July 2020
Nov 12 US space shuttle Columbia, first space vehicle to make a second trip, launched on this day in history.
Nov 13 On this day in history ringo releases "Wrack My Brains"
Nov 14 On this day in history 2nd Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 2-returns to Earth
Nov 14 Old Dutch Windmill in Golden Gate Park repaired and working again in the year 1981.
Nov 14 On this day in history vIA cuts nearly 20% of its services.
Nov 15 In the year 1981 enid Markey, actress (Foolish Mothers, Civilization), dies at 85
Nov 16 Enid Markey, actress (Aunt Violet-Bringing Up Buddy), dies at 85 in the year 1981.
Nov 16 In the year 1981 luke marries Laura on General Hospital
Nov 16 In the year 1981 william Holden, actor, dies at age 63.
Nov 17 On this day in history bob Eberly, singer (Jimmy Dorsey Band), dies at 65
Nov 19 On this day in history griffiths Mxenge, South Afr's anti-apartheid advocate, murdered
Nov 20 Anatoly Karpov, USSR retains world chess championship in the year 1981.
Nov 20 In the year 1981 ringo releases "Stop and Smell the Roses" album
Nov 21 Harry Von Zell, TV announcer (Burns & Allen), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Nov 21 Olivia Newton-John's "Physical," single goes #1 &stays for 10 weeks in the year 1981.
Nov 22 Andreina Pagnani, actress (Il Commandante), dies at 74 in the year 1981.
Nov 25 In the year 1981 jack Albertson actor (Chico &the Man), dies at 74
Nov 25 On this day in history jack Albertson, actor (Chico & the Man), dies at 74
Nov 26 Machgielis "Max" Euwe, world chess champion (1935-37), dies at 80 in the year 1981.
Nov 27 Lotte Lenya, singer/actress (From Russia With Love), dies in NY at 83 on this day in history.
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 Natalie Wood, actress (West Side Story), drowns at 43 (suicide) on this day in history.
Nov 30 Porn star John Holmes arrested on fugitive charges on this day in history.
Nov 30 In the year 1981 robert H Harris, actor (Jake-Goldbergs), dies at 72
Dec 01 180 dies as Yugoslav DC-9 jetliner slams into a mountain on this day in history.
Dec 01 In the year 1981 hIV/AIDS pandemic in Worldwide killing 32 million+ people
Dec 02 In the year 1981 hershy Kay, composer, dies at 62
Dec 02 Moscone Convention Center, San Francisco opens at 11 30 AM on this day in history.
Dec 02 Moscone Convention Center, San Francisco opens at 11:30 AM on this day in history.
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 in the year 1981.
Dec 04 President Reagan allows CIA to engage in domestic counter-intelligence on this day in history.
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.