What Happened on December 5, 1981

Historical Events

  • 47th Heisman Trophy Award: Marcus Allen, Southern Cal (RB)
  • France performs nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Leila Tong, Hong Kong actress (The Last Breakthrough), born in Hong Kong
Born in 1981

About December 5, 1981

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Physical - Olivia Newton-John
  • UK #1 Song: Begin The Beguine (Volver A Empezar) - Julio Iglesias