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BILL HALEY - DIES
EVENT
 
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.

BUCKS FIZZ WIN 1981 EURO VISION SONG
EVENT
 
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

THE GRAND OLE OPRY
EVENT
 
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"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1981
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 14 March 1981
Summary: ROXY MUSIC. "JEALOUS GUY"

DENNY LAINE LEAVES "WINGS"
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 25 April 1981

POPULAR TV SHOWS 1981
EVENT
 
Event Date: Thursday 1 January 1981
Description: TOP TV SHOWS OF 1981
Summary: 1981-1982 Dallas 60 Minutes The Jeffersons (tie) Joanie Loves Chachi (tie) Three's Company Alice (tie) The Dukes of Hazzard (tie) Too Close for Comfort ABC Monday Night Movie M*A*S*H One Day at a Time NFL Monday Night Football Archie Bunker's Place Falcon Crest The Love Boat (tie) Hart to Hart (tie) Trapper John, M.D. Magnum, P.I. Happy Days Dynasty

RYAN BINGHAM
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 31 March 1981
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Composer, USA

VANESSA AMOROSI
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 8 August 1981
Description: Vocalist, Australia

NATALIE PORTMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 9 June 1981
Description: Actress, USA

NICK VALENSI
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 16 January 1981
Description: Guitariist, USA

CHERYL REYNOLDS
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 7 March 1981
Description: a very nice daughter

WILBUR SWEATMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 7 February 1981
Description: Clarinetist, Band leader, USA

GUY SEBASTIAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 26 October 1981
Description: Vocalist, Australia

BRITNEY SPEARS
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 2 December 1981
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Dancer, USA

JESSICA ALBA
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 28 April 1981
Description: American model, television and film actress.

NATALIE GAUCI
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 26 November 1981
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Keyboardist, Australia

BEYONCE KNOWLES
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 4 September 1981
Description: Vocalist, USA

JENNIFER HUDSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 12 September 1981
Description: Vocalist, Actress

FRANK LERO
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 31 October 1981
Description: Guitarist , USA

BOBBY FLYNN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 22 January 1981
Description: Vocalist, Australia.

JASON JAMES
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 13 January 1981
Description: Bassist, UK

CHRIS BROWN - AUSTRALIA
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 17 December 1981
Description: Drummer, Guitarist, Pianist

JOSH GROBAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 27 February 1981
Description: Vocalist, USA

JADE GOODY
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 5 June 1981
Description: Television personality UK

NATASHA BEDINGFIELD
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 26 November 1981
Description: Vocalist, Composer, UK

KELLY ROWLAND
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 11 February 1981
Description: Singer, songwriter, dancer, actress

SHANE TOLD
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 13 February 1981
Description: Vocalist, USA

KATE MILLER-HEIDKE
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 16 November 1981
Description: Vocalist, Composer , Keyboardist, Australia

NICOLE RICHIE
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 21 September 1981
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Author, USA

ALICIA KEYS
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 25 January 1981
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Composer, Pianist, Cellist, Arranger, USA

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 31 January 1981
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, Record Producer, Dancer, ActorUSA

HAMISH BLAKE
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 11 December 1981
Description: Stand-up, television, radio

BELA BARTOK
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 25 March 1981
Description: Composer and pianist, Hungary

BRANDI CARLILE
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 1 June 1981
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer, USA

SANDI THOM
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 11 August 1981
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, UK

ANDY LEE
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 24 May 1981
Description: Comedian, Australia

JOE SANTOLLO
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 4 June 1981
Description: Vocalist, USA

HUBERT JOHNSON
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 11 July 1981
Description: Vocalist, US

HARRY CHAPIN
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 16 July 1981
Description: Vocalist,Composer, US

HOAGY CARMICHAEL
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 27 December 1981
Description: Composer, USA

RED SAUNDERS
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 5 March 1981
Description: Drummer, USA

ROY BROWN
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 25 May 1981
Description: Pianist, USA

RONNIE SELF
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 28 September 1981
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

SONNY TIL
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 9 December 1981
Description: Vocalist, USA

NATALIE WOOD
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 November 1981
Description: Actress, USA

FELTON JARVIS
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 3 January 1981
Description: Record Producer, Singer, USA

DAVID LYNCH
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 2 January 1981
Description: Vocalist, USA

TY HUNTER
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 24 February 1981
Description: Vocalist, USA

WILBUR KENTWELL
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 9 February 1981
Description: Organist, radio entertainer, radio director,Australia

HARRY WARREN
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 22 September 1981
Description: Composer, USA

HUGO MONTENEGRO
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 6 February 1981
Description: Band leader, Pianist, Composer, USA

BILL HALEY
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 9 February 1981
Description: Vocalist, USA

BOB MARLEY
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 11 May 1981
Description: Vocalist, Gutarist, Composer, Jamaica

TAMPA RED
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 19 March 1981
Description: Guitarist, USA

OSCAR MOORE
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 8 October 1981
Description: Guitarist, USA

RUSHTON MOREVE
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 1 July 1981
Description: Bassist, US

BOBBY FIELDS
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 January 1981
Description: Saxophonist, USA

RAY BROWN - USA
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 25 May 1981
Description: Bassist, Pianist, USA

STEVE CURRIE
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 28 April 1981
Description: Bassist, UK

KIT LAMBERT
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 7 April 1981
Description: Composer, Producer, Manager, Entrepreneur and promoter.

ARKANSAS WOODCHOPPER
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 23 June 1981
Description: Vocalist, Violinist, USA

MIKE BLOOMFIELD
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 15 February 1981
Description: Guitarist, USA

FURRY LEWIS
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 14 August 1981
Description: Guitarist, USA

WILLIAM HOLDEN
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 16 November 1981
Description: Actor, USA

GUY STEVENS
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 29 August 1981
Description: Producer, UK

JUD STRUNK
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 15 October 1981
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Comedian, USA

BOB HITE
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 5 April 1981
Description: Vocalist, USA

HELEN HUMES
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 13 September 1981
Description: Vocalist, USA

COZY COLE
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 31 January 1981
Description: Drummer, USA

ARTHUR OCONNELL
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 18 May 1981
Description: Actor. USA

BILLY RUSH MASTERS
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 2 July 1981
Description: Composer, Arranger. Guitarist, USA

BUD GREEN
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 2 January 1981
Description: Composer, USA

EDDIE SAUTER
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 21 April 1981
Description: Pianist, Composer, Arranger, USA

JULES C. STEIN
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 29 April 1981
Description: Violinist, Physician, and Business leader, USA

 
 
 
 

 
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