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 15, 1981 – Pope John Paul II receives a delegation from Solidarity (Polish trade union) at the Vatican led by Lech Wałęsa.
- February 5, 1981 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Metal Rooster in Chinese astrology.
- February 10, 1981 – A fire at the Las Vegas Hilton hotel–casino kills eight and injures 198.
- February 24, 1981 – An earthquake registering 6.7 on the Richter scale hits Athens, killing 16 people and destroying buildings in several towns west of the city.
- March 6, 1981 – After 19 years of presenting the CBS Evening News, Walter Cronkite signs off for the last time.
- April 27, 1981 – Xerox PARC introduces the computer mouse.
- October 27, 1981 – The Soviet submarine U 137 runs aground on the east coast of Sweden.
- November 28, 1981 – Our Lady of Kibeho: Schoolchildren in Kibeho, Rwanda, experience the first of a series of Marian apparitions.
- December 11, 1981 – El Mozote massacre: Armed forces in El Salvador kill an estimated 900 civilians in an anti-guerrilla campaign during the Salvadoran Civil War.
- December 17, 1981 – American Brigadier General James L. Dozier is abducted by the Red Brigades in Verona, Italy.
Who Were Born On 1981?
- February 27, 1981 – Evi Goffin, Belgian singer-songwriter (Lasgo)
- March 7, 1981 – Rica Peralejo, Filipino actress and singer
- March 25, 1981 – Casey Neistat, American film director, producer and YouTube vlogger
- June 3, 1981 – Timur Tekkal, German rugby player
- June 18, 1981 – Marco Streller, Swiss footballer
- September 8, 1981 – Selim Benachour, Tunisian footballer
- October 12, 1981 – Giuseppe Lanzone, American rower
- December 14, 1981 – Amber Chia, Malaysian model and actress
- December 15, 1981 – Brendan Fletcher, Canadian actor
- December 17, 1981 – Tolgahan Sayışman, Turkish model, television host, and actor