On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1981

Historical Events

  • NASA launches Intelsat V satellite, no. 503

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Gonz├ílez, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • Brendan Fletcher, Canadian actor
  • Creighton Lovelace, American Baptist minister
  • Michelle Dockery, English actress (Downton Abbey), born in London, England
  • Najoua Belyzel, French singer
  • Roman Pavlyuchenko, Russian football player
  • Thomas Herrion, American football player (d. 2005)
1981 Highlights

About December 15, 1981

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius