On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 1981

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos CuĂ©llar, Spanish footballer, born in Madrid, Spain
  • Ozzy Lusth, American Survivor contestant, born in Guanajuato, Mexico
  • Stephan LobouĂ©, Ivorian footballer, born in Pforzheim, Germany

Famous Deaths

  • (Thaman) "Pete" Daily, American swing and dixieland jazz cornetist and valve trombonist (The Chicagoans), dies at 70
1981 Highlights

About August 23, 1981

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo