What Happened on October 11, 1981

Historical Events

  • LeRoy Irvin sets yards gained on punt returns record (207 yds)

Music History

Then unknown musician Prince Rogers Nelson opens for The Rolling Stones at the Los Angeles Coliseum

  • Yanks beat Brewers 7-3 & win only Eastern Championship Series

Famous Birthdays

  • Beau Brady, Australian actor (Home and Away), born in Sydney, Australia
1981 Highlights

About October 11, 1981

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do) - Christopher Cross
  • UK #1 Song: It's My Party - Dave Stewart with Barbara Gaskin