What Happened on April 10, 1981

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "Caveman" with Ringo premieres
  • Computer glitch keeps Space Shuttle Columbia grounded
  • France performs nuclear test
  • Imprisoned IRA hunger striker Bobby Sands elected to British Parliament for Northern Ireland county of Fermanagh and South Tyrone

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexei Semenov, Russian ice hockey player
  • Laura Bell Bundy, American actor
  • Liz McClarnon, British singer
  • Michael Pitt, American actor