1981 (MCMLXXXI)was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter D), the 1981st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 981st year of the 2...
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The World’s Deadliest Motorcycle Race
The Isle of Man Tourist Trophy is one of the longest and deadliest motorcycle road races on Earth. Riders reach speeds north of 180 mph and — due to dips and crests in the road — such velocity is ofte...
Bali nine executions: Myuran Sukumaran awarded fine art degree
Myuran recieves degree in fine arts days before facing a fireing squad.
Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter (/bɨˈjɒnseɪ/ bee-YON-say; born September 4, 1981) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, she performed in various singing and...
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Pooja Umashankar
Pooja Gauthami Umashankar, mononymously known as Pooja, is an Indian-Sri Lankan actress, who has primarily appeared in Tamil films as well as Sinhala, Malayalam and amateur films. Following a series o...
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Simon Brendle
Simon Brendle (born June 1981) is a German mathematician. He received his Ph.D. from Tübingen University under the supervision of Gerhard Huisken (2001) and is currently a professor at Stanford Univer...
Aer Lingus Flight 164
Aer Lingus flight EI 164 was a scheduled Boeing 737 passenger flight, from Dublin Airport in Ireland to London Heathrow Airport in the United Kingdom, which was hijacked on 2 May 1981.While on approac...
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1981 European Baseball Championship
The 1981 European Baseball Championship was held in the Netherlands and was won by the Netherlands. Italy finished as runner-up.
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1981 in aviation
This is a list of aviation-related events from 1981:
Philippine constitutional referendum, 1981
National plebscite and local plebscites was held on April 7, 1981 in the Philippines. The plebscite was set to amend the following revisions made by the Interim Batasang Pambansa:Also were held in ce...
List of number-one albums in Australia during the 1980s
The following lists the number one albums on the Australian Albums Chart, during the 1980s. The source for this decade is the Kent Music Report up until 20 June 1988, whereafter the source is the ARIA...
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Solar Challenger
The Solar Challenger was a solar-powered electric aircraft designed by Paul MacCready's AeroVironment. The aircraft was designed as an improvement on the Gossamer Penguin, which in turn was a solar-po...
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Assassination of Ziaur Rahman
Ziaur Rahman, the president of Bangladesh, was assassinated by a faction of officers of Bangladesh Army, on 30 May 1981, in the south-eastern port city of Chittagong. Zia went to Chittagong to arbitra...
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Miss Universe 1981
Miss Universe 1981, the 30th Miss Universe pageant, was held at Minskoff Theater, New York City in the USA, on July 20, 1981. Nineteen-year-old Irene Sáez of Venezuela was crowned as Miss Universe 198...
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List of colonial governors in 1981
This is a list of the governors of colonies, protectorates, or other dependencies in 1981. Where applicable, native rulers are also listed.
List of colonial governors in 1981 - Wikipedia