What Happened on August 15, 1981

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ian Botham scores a century in 86 balls v Australia at Old Trafford

Cricketer Ian Botham
Ian Botham
  • Robin Leamy of US swims record 7.98 kph for 50 m

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  • Oliver Perez, American baseball player
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