Historical Events on May 1, 1981

About May 1, 1981

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 5 months and 19 days

Historical Events

  • Harrison Williams (Sen-D-NJ) convicted on FBI Abscam charges
  • Radio Shack releases Model III TRSDOS 1.3

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tennis player Billie Jean King acknowledges a lesbian relationship with Marilyn Barnett - becoming first prominent sportswoman to come out

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend
Billie Jean King