What Happened on May 2, 1981

Historical Events

  • 107th Kentucky Derby: Jorge Velásquez on Pleasant Colony wins in 2:02
  • Radio Shack re-releases Model III TRSDOS 1.3 with 2 fixes

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Kirkland, English football goalkeeper, born in Barwell, England
  • Matt Murray, English football goalkeeper, born in Solihull, England
Born in 1981

About May 2, 1981

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Morning Train (Nine To Five) - Sheena Easton
  • UK #1 Song: Making Your Mind Up - Bucks Fizz