What Happened on June 16, 1981

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Kweller, American singer-songwriter, born in San Francisco, California
  • Miguel Villalta, Peruvian soccer defender (28 caps; Sporting Cristal CS 233 games, CS Cienciano), born in Cusco, Peru
Born in 1981

Famous Deaths

  • Humphrey Keervelt, Surinamese official (Suriname Planning Bureau), murdered
  • John S Knight, American journalist and publisher (Knight Newspapers), dies at 86
  • Jule Gregory Charney, American meteorologist, dies at 64
1981 Highlights

About June 16, 1981

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini

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