What Happened on July 1, 1981

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Laurel Canyon California murders (4 die, 1 wounded)
  • NEC soccer team forms in Nijmegen
  • Nell Dunn's "Steaming" premieres in London
  • Prince Willem Alexander opens Willems Bridge in Rotterdam
  • Radio Shack 3rd release of Model III TRSDOS 1.3

Famous Birthdays

  • Tadhg Kennelly, Irish-born Australian Rules footballer

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

NFL quarterback Joe Montana (25) weds second wife Cathleen Castillo

NFL Quarterback Joe Montana
NFL Quarterback
Joe Montana

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos de Oliveira, Portuguese writer (b. 1921)
  • George Voskovec [JirĂ­ Wachsmann], Czech actor (12 Angry Men, Somewhere in Time), dies from a heart attack at 76
  • Rushton Moreve, American bass player (b. 1948)