What Happened on September 30, 1981

Historical Events

  • French parliament votes to abolish the death penalty, led by Minister of Justice Robert Badinter
  • International Olympic Committee votes to award Seoul, South Korea as host of the 1988 Summer Olympic Games
  • Last game at Minn's Metropolitan Stadium, lose to KC 5-2

Famous Birthdays

  • Dominique Moceanu, American gymnast (World-silver-95, Olympic gold 1996), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Boyd Neel, English conductor (Story of an Orchestra), dies at 76
1981 Highlights

About September 30, 1981

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 4 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra

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