What Happened on August 8, 1981

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • At a summit South African Trade Unions resolve to defy apartheid and labour laws

Famous Birthdays

  • Bradley McIntosh, British pop singer
  • Kaori Iida, Japanese singer and actress
  • Meagan Good, American actress

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Roger Federer, Swiss tennis star (19 Grand Slam singles titles), born in Bottmingen, Switzerland

Tennis Champion Roger Federer
Tennis Champion
Roger Federer
  • Vanessa Amorosi, Australian singer and songwriter