On This Day

What Happened on December 28, 1981

Historical Events

  • 1st American test-tube baby, Elizabeth Jordan Carr is born in Norfolk, Virginia
  • Cleveland Metroparks Administrative offices move from downtown to Zoo
  • Warner-Elektra-Atlantic raises price of 45 records from $1.68 to $1.98

Famous Birthdays

  • Elizabeth Jordan Carr, 1st American test tube baby, born in Norfolk, Virginia
  • Khalid Boulahrouz, Dutch football player, born in Maassluis, Netherlands
  • Mika Väyrynen, Finnish football player, born in Eskilstuna, Sweden
  • Sienna Miller, British actress, born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Allan Dwan, Canadian-born film director (b. 1885)
1981 Highlights

About December 28, 1981

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn