On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1981

Historical Events

  • -13] El Salvador army kills 900
  • Jules Feiffer's "Grownups" premieres in NYC
  • The United Nations General Assembly approves Pakistan's proposal for establishing nuclear free-zone in South Asia.

Famous Birthdays

  • Fábio Rochemback, Brazilian footballer
  • Ryan Pini, Papua New Guinea swimmer
  • Taufik Batisah, Singaporean singer

Famous Deaths

  • John Kieran, American columnist and author (Natural History of NYC), dies at 89
1981 Highlights

About December 10, 1981

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 11 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius