The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2026. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1981
- January 10, 1981 – Salvadoran Civil War: The FMLN launches its first major offensive, gaining control of most of Morazán and Chalatenango departments
- February 5, 1981 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Rooster in Chinese astrology.
- April 4, 1981 – The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force mounts an attack on H-3 Airbase and destroys about 50 Iraqi aircraft.
- May 5, 1981 – Bobby Sands dies in the Long Kesh prison hospital after 66 days of hunger-striking, aged 27.
- July 1, 1981 – The Wonderland murders occur in the early morning hours in Los Angeles, allegedly masterminded by businessman and drug dealer Eddie Nash.
- July 16, 1981 – Mahathir Mohamad becomes Malaysia’s 4th Prime Minister.
- September 15, 1981 – The John Bull becomes the oldest operable steam locomotive in the world when the Smithsonian Institution operates it under its own power outside Washington, D.C.
- October 21, 1981 – Andreas Papandreou becomes Prime Minister of Greece, ending an almost 50-year-long system of power dominated by conservative forces.
- November 12, 1981 – Space Shuttle program: Mission STS-2, utilizing the Space Shuttle Columbia, marks the first time a manned spacecraft is launched into space twice.
- November 25, 1981 – Pope John Paul II appoints Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger (the future Pope Benedict XVI) Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.
Who Were Born On 1981?
- April 17, 1981 – Lea T, Brazilian-Italian model
- April 19, 1981 – Catalina Sandino Moreno, Colombian actress
- May 13, 1981 – Sunny Leone, Canadian-American model, actress, director, and producer
- May 30, 1981 – Ahmad Elrich, Australian footballer
- July 8, 1981 – Wolfram Müller, German runner
- August 10, 1981 – Katherine Boecher, American actress
- September 12, 1981 – Alan Arruda, Brazilian footballer
- October 24, 1981 – Tila Tequila, Singaporean-American model, actress, and singer
- October 25, 1981 – Jon Wood, American race car driver
- December 28, 1981 – Khalid Boulahrouz, Dutch footballer