On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1981

Famous Birthdays

  • Drew Carter, American football player, born in Solon, Ohio
  • Filippo Volandri, Italian tennis player, born in Livorno, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • Ayatollah Ali Qoddusi, prosecutor-general of Iran, assassinated
1981 Highlights

About September 5, 1981

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo