On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1981

Historical Events

  • Coca-Cola Bottling Co agrees to pump $34 million into black business

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pete Rose, 3,631 career hit, breaks Stan Musial's NL hit record

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose
MLB Legend Stan Musial
MLB Legend
Stan Musial
  • Richard Nixon Museum in San Clemente closes

Famous Birthdays

  • Natsumi Abe, Japanese singer
  • Taufik Hidayat, Indonesian Badminton Player
1981 Highlights

About August 10, 1981

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo