What Happened on July 21, 1981

Historical Events

  • Australia set 130 to win, all out 111 at Headingley Willis 8-43

Famous Birthdays

  • Blake Lewis, American musician (American Idol), born in Redmond, Washington
  • Chrishell Stause, American actress, born in Draffenville, Kentucky
  • Joaquín Sánchez, Spanish footballer, born in El Puerto de Santa María, Spain
  • Paloma Faith, English singer, songwriter and actress, born in Hackney, London, England
  • Romeo Santos, American bachata singer-songwriter (Aventura), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Stefan Schumacher, German cyclist, born in Ostfildern, West Germany
  • Titus Bramble, English footballer, born in Ipswich, Engalnd
Born in 1981

Famous Deaths

  • Lawrence "Snub" Mosley, American jazz trombonist (Alphonso Trent Orchestra; Louis Armstrong), bandleader, and promoter of the slide saxophone ("The Man With The Funny Little Horn"),, dies at 75 [1]
1981 Highlights

About July 21, 1981

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The One That You Love - Air Supply
  • UK #1 Song: Ghost Town - Specials