What Happened on April 18, 1981

Historical Events

  • Longest game in Professional Baseball: Pawtucket Red Sox tie Rochester Red Wings 2-2 in 32 innings (game resumed 23rd June)

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Buscher, American MLB third baseman, born in Jacksonville, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • James H. Schmitz, American sci-fi author (Lion Game), dies at 69
1981 Highlights

About April 18, 1981

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Kiss On My List - Daryl Hall John Oates
  • UK #1 Song: Making Your Mind Up - Bucks Fizz