On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1981

Historical Events

  • Cincinnati beats Bradley 75-73 in 7 OTs (NCAA record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Cristian Zaccardo, Italian football player, born in Formigine, Italy
  • Frankie Abernathy, American actress (The Real World: San Diego), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 2007)
  • Lynda Thomas, Mexican singer, born in Tijuana, Mexico
  • Sajid Mahmood, English cricket fast bowler (8 Tests, 20 wickets; Lancashire, WA, Essex), born in Bolton, England
1981 Highlights

About December 21, 1981

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius