What Happened on December 3, 1981

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Tournament

Beth Daniel/Tom Kite win LPGA J C Penney Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Beth Daniel
LPGA Golfer
Beth Daniel
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Bonsall, actor (Family Ties, Star Trek Next Generation)
  • David Villa, Spanish footballer
  • Ioannis Amanatidis, Greek footballer
  • Tyjuan Hagler, American football player

Famous Deaths

  • Walter Knott, American farmer (b. 1889)