What Happened on August 8, 1981

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • At a summit South African Trade Unions resolve to defy apartheid and labour laws

Famous Birthdays

  • Bradley McIntosh, British pop singer
  • Kaori Iida, Japanese singer and actress
  • Meagan Good, American actress

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Roger Federer, Swiss tennis star (17 grand slams), born in Bottmingen, Switzerland

Tennis Champion Roger Federer
Tennis Champion
Roger Federer
  • Vanessa Amorosi, Australian singer and songwriter