On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1981

Historical Events

  • Jacksons begin a 36-city tour

Famous Birthdays

  • Kimveer Gill, Canadian spree shooter (Dawson College shooting) (d. 2006)

Famous Deaths

  • Oscar van Hemel, Belgian-Dutch composer, dies at 88
  • Wilhelm H C Tenhaeff, para-psychologist, dies at 87
1981 Highlights

About July 9, 1981

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer