On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1981

Historical Events

  • 400,000 demonstrate in Amsterdam against cruise missiles

Music release#1 in the Charts

Olivia Newton-John's "Physical" single goes #1 & stays for 10 weeks

Singer and Actress Olivia Newton-John
Singer and Actress
Olivia Newton-John

Famous Birthdays

  • Jonny Magall√≥n, Mexican footballer
  • Piet Rinke, Zimbabwean cricketer
  • Wesley Britt, American football player

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Von Zell, TV announcer (Burns & Allen), dies at 75
1981 Highlights

About November 21, 1981

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 39 years and 8 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio