What Happened on August 24, 1981

Historical Events

  • American Charles Chapman is 1st black to swim English Channel

Murder of Interest

Mark David Chapman is sentenced to 20 yrs to life for John Lennon's murder

Famous Birthdays

  • Chad Michael Murray, American actor (One Tree Hill), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Jiro Wang Dong Cheng, Taiwanese singer and actor, born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • Mercedes Scelba-Shorte, American model, born in New Jersey
Born in 1981

About August 24, 1981

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo

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