On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1981

Historical Events


Music releaseAlbum Release

"Street Songs" 5th studio album by Rick James is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1981)

Musician Rick James
Musician
Rick James
  • Willem Klein mentally extracts 13th root of a 100-digit # in 29 sec

Famous Birthdays

Famous Deaths

  • Christopher "Kit" Lambert, British record producer and manager of The Who, dies of a cerebral hemorrhage at 45
1981 Highlights

About April 7, 1981

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries