What Happened on July 28, 1981

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Aaron Brown, American actor, born in Clarinda, Iowa
  • Jo In Sung, South Korean actor (What Happened in Bali), born in Cheonho-dong, Gangdong District, South Korea
  • Michael Carrick, English footballer, born in Wallsend, England

Famous Deaths

  • Fr. Stanley Rother, American Roman Catholic priest, martyr and missionary to Guatemala, murdered at 46
1981 Highlights

About July 28, 1981

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Jessie's Girl - Rick Springfield
  • UK #1 Song: Green Door - Shakin' Stevens