What Happened on December 8, 1981

Historical Events

  • France performs nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeremy Accardo, American baseball player, born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Philip Rivers, American NFL quarterback (San Diego, LA Chargers), born in Decatur, Alabama
Born in 1981

Famous Deaths

  • "Big" Walter [Horton], American blues harmonica player (Everybody's Fishin'), dies of heart failure at about 60 [year of birth disputed]
1981 Highlights

About December 8, 1981

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius

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