Historical Events on March 6, 1981

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
  • Soyuz 39 returns to Earth

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Walter Cronkite signs off as anchorman of "CBS Evening News"

Broadcast Journalist Walter Cronkite
Broadcast Journalist
Walter Cronkite
  • Worlds Ladies' Figure Skating Champ in Hartford won by Denise Biellmann