What Happened on April 3, 1981

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Arnie Boldt of Saskatchewan jumps 6' 8.25," with 1 leg
  • Race riots in London's Brixton area, England

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Bertram, American musician
  • DeShawn Stevenson, American basketball player
  • Heath Ramsay, Australian Olympic swimmer
  • Matthew Nash, Australian soccer player

Famous Deaths

  • Juan Trippe, Airline entrepreneur and pioneer, Pan Am founder (b. 1899)