On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1981

Historical Events

Sports History

Muhammad Ali talks a despondent 21 year old out of committing suicide

  • US & Iran sign agreement to release 52 American hostages

Famous Birthdays

  • Asier Del Horno, Spanish footballer, born in Barakaldo, Spain
  • Elizabeth "Bitsie" Tulloch, American actress (Grimm; Superman & Lois), born in San Diego, California
  • Lucho Gonz├ílez, Argentine footballer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
1981 Highlights

About January 19, 1981

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 41 years and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn