What Happened on October 4, 1981

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Meadowlands Arena opens in New Jersey

Famous Birthdays

  • Ilhan Omar, Somali American politician (Rep-D-Minnesota 2018-) one of first Muslim women elected to US House, born in Mogadishu, Somalia
  • Juka, Japanese singer
  • Justin Williams, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Scott Hammond, American photographer

Famous Deaths

  • Freddie Lindstrom, Major League Baseball Hall of famer (b. 1905)