What Happened on March 17, 1981

Historical Events

  • FC Lisse, Dutch soccer team forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Kyle Korver, American Basketball Player
  • Nicky Jam [Nick Caminero], American rapper, singer and actor (Travesuras), born in Lawrence, Massachusetts
  • Servet Çetin, Turkish Football Player

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Dean, American baseball player (St. Louis Cardinals), dies at 68
1981 Highlights

About March 17, 1981

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: St. Patrick's Day (Ireland, United Kingdom)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Keep On Loving You - REO Speedwagon
  • UK #1 Song: Jealous Guy - Roxy Music