Historical Events In 1981
Saturday, 19 June 2021
Mar 09 Dan Rather becomes primary anchorman of CBS-TV News in the year 1981.
Mar 10 In the North West Territories Panarctic Oils Ltd. finds oil in offshore exploratory well in the eastern Arctic on this day in history.
Mar 11 Chile constitution takes effect, Augusto Pinochet 2nd term begins in the year 1981.
Mar 12 In the year 1981 soyuz T-4 carries 2 cosmonauts to Salyut 6 space station
Mar 12 Walter R T Witschey installs world's largest sundial, Richmond VA on this day in history.
Mar 13 On this day in history attempt on Pope John Paul II by Mehemet Ali Agca
Mar 14 In the year 1981 ken Barrington, cricketer (82 Tests for England, 6806 runs), dies
Mar 15 Suriname failed coup under Sergeant-Major Wilfred Hawker on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1981 fC Lisse, Dutch soccer team forms
Mar 19 2 workers killed in space shuttle Columbia accident in the year 1981.
Mar 19 On this day in history buffalo Sabres beat Toronto Maple Leafs 14-4
Mar 19 In the year 1981 emmy 8th Daytime Awards Susan Lucci loses for 2nd time
Mar 19 Emmy 8th Daytime Awards: Susan Lucci loses for 2nd time on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history argentine ex-President Isabel Perón sentenced to 8 years
Mar 20 On this day in history jean Harris sentenced 15-to-life for slaying of Scarsdale Diet Doctor
Mar 22 Postal rates up gain to 18¢ from 15¢ in the year 1981.
Mar 22 In the year 1981 soyuz 39 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Mongolian) to Salyut 6
Mar 23 On this day in history supreme Court rules states could require, with some exceptions, parental notification when teen-age girls sought abortions
Mar 24 In the year 1981 "Nightline with Ted Koppel" premieres on ABC
Mar 24 In the year 1981 bombay beat Delhi by innings &46 to win Ranji Cricket Trophy
Mar 24 Colombia drops diplomatic relations with Cuba in the year 1981.
Mar 26 Cyril Dean Darlington, biologist (hereditary mechanisms), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Mar 26 In the year 1981 police &Albanian demonstrators battle in Kosovo Yugoslavia
Mar 26 In the year 1981 soyuz T-4 lands
Mar 26 In the year 1981 the British Social Democratic Party is founded by the 'Gang of Four'
Mar 27 John Lennon releases "Watching the Wheels" in UK in the year 1981.
Mar 28 On this day in history france performs nuclear test
Mar 28 In the year 1981 viv Richards scores century in the first Test at his home Antigua
Mar 29 Eric Williams, Prime Minister (Trinidad & Tobago), dies at 79 in the year 1981.
Mar 29 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR in the year 1981.
Mar 30 On this day in history dewitt Wallace, US founder (Reader's Digest), dies at 91
Mar 30 On this day in history president Reagan shot and wounded by John W Hinckley Jr
Mar 30 In the year 1981 uS President Ronald Reagan wounded in an assassination attempt
Mar 31 53rd Academy Awards "Ordinary People", Robert De Niro, Sissy Spacek win in the year 1981.