On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1981

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Barnes, English actor (Prince Caspian-The Chronicles of Narnia), born in London
  • Bernard Mendy, French footballer (Paris Saint-Germain), born in Évreux, France
  • Lauri Illy, Virginia Beach Va, rhythmic gymnast (Olympics 1996)
1981 Highlights

About August 20, 1981

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo