On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1981

Historical Events

  • 9-time World Grand Prix motor cycle champion Mike Hailwood along with his 9-year old daughter Michelle are killed when his Rover SD1 collides with a truck near their home in Tanworth-in-Arden in England
  • France beats England 16-12 at Twickenham, London for it's 7th outright Five Nations Rugby Championship and 3rd Grand Slam title
1981 Highlights

About March 21, 1981

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 3 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries