On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1981

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
1981 Highlights

About May 4, 1981

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 6 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: May Day (Ireland, United Kingdom)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus