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Search Results for Year: 1981
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Number of Records Matching Query: 72
|Event Date: ||Monday 9 February 1981|
|Description: ||1953, Haley|
|Summary: ||Bill Haley July 6, 1925 – February 9, 1981) was one of the first American rock and roll musicians. A brain tumor began affecting his behavior and he went back to his home in Harlingen, Texas, where he died early in the morning of February 9, 1981.|
|Event Date: ||Saturday 14 March 1981|
|Description: ||The final showing of Live From The Grand Ole Opry on the Public Broadcasting System (PBS) occurs on this night.|
|Summary: ||The final showing of Live From The Grand Ole Opry on the Public Broadcasting System (PBS) occurs on this night. The show actually went beyond the televised segment, but the show was ended with a clip of Marty Robbins singing "El Paso"|
|Event Date: ||Saturday 4 April 1981|
|Description: ||On 4 April, Bucks Fizz represented United Kingdom in the 1981 Eurovision Song Contest, which was held in Dublin|
|Summary: ||"MAKING YOUR MIND UP "Bucks Fizz is an English pop group who achieved success in the 1980s, most notably for winning the 1981 Eurovision Song Contest with the song "Making Your Mind Up". The group was formed in January 1981 specifically for the contest and comprised four vocalists|
|Event Date: ||Thursday 1 January 1981|
|Description: ||TOP TV SHOWS OF 1981|
(tie) Joanie Loves Chachi
(tie) Three's Company
(tie) The Dukes of Hazzard
(tie) Too Close for Comfort
ABC Monday Night Movie
One Day at a Time
NFL Monday Night Football
Archie Bunker's Place
The Love Boat
(tie) Hart to Hart
(tie) Trapper John, M.D.
|Event Date: ||Tuesday 7 April 1981|
|Description: ||Composer, Producer, Manager, Entrepreneur and promoter.|
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