What Happened on June 9, 1981

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Anoushka Shankar, Famous sitarist and daughter of Ravi Shankar

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Natalie Portman [Neta-Lee Hershlag], Israeli/American actress (Professional, Padmé Amidala-Star Wars), born in Jerusalem, Israel

  • Vic Zhou, JVKV band member, Taiwanese actor, singer and model.

Famous Deaths

  • Allen Ludden, game show host (Password), dies at 63
  • Russell Hayden, actor (Hidden Gold, Apache Chief, Justice), dies