What Happened on January 9, 1981

Historical Events

  • Francisco Balsamao elected President of Portugal

Famous Birthdays

  • Ebi Smolarek, Polish soccer striker (47 caps; Feyenoord Rotterdam, Borussia Dortmund, Racing Santander), born in Łódź, Poland
Born in 1981

Famous Deaths

  • Kazimierz Serocki, Polish composer and co-founder of the Warsaw Autumn Festival, dies at 58
1981 Highlights

About January 9, 1981

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn

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