What Happened on April 21, 1981

Historical Events

  • US furnish $1 billion in arms to Saudi-Arabia

Famous Birthdays

  • Stephanie Larimore, American model
Born in 1981

Famous Deaths

  • Eddie Sauter, American big band and theatrical arranger, bandleader (Sauter-Finegan Orchestra), and jazz composer (Stan Getz -"Focus"), dies of a heart attack at 66
  • Harry Lee, cricketer (scored 18 & 1 in only Test for England), dies
1981 Highlights

About April 21, 1981

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

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