On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1981

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Rockline premieres on KLOS FM in Los Angeles
  • Silvana Cruciata runs 15k female world record (49:44.0)
  • Yankee Ron Davis strikes out 8 consecutive Angels, ran record of 13 strikeouts of last 14 faced, also saved Gene Nelsons 1st win, 4-2

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Djemba-Djemba, Cameroonian footballer, born in Douala, Cameroon