Thursday, July 21, 2011

Thirty Years Ago

Things you may or may not remember about the year 1981...

Ronald Reagan became US President.

Lady Diana Spencer married Charles, Prince of Wales.

Researchers found the wreck of the Titanic in the North Atlantic.

The first test-tube baby was born.

Scientists identified the Aids Virus.

First flight of the US Space Shuttle Columbia.

MTV was launched.

Muhammad Ali finally retired with record of 55 wins and 5 defeats.

Popular movies-

Raiders of the Lost Ark

Superman II

Nine to Five


The Cannonball Run

On Golden Pond

Chariots of Fire

Popular Musicians-

John Lennon


Sheena Easton

Olivia Newton-John

Michael Jackson

David Bowie

REO Speedwagon

Popular Television Shows-


60 Minutes

The Jefferson's

Three's Company


The Dukes of Hazzard

Too Close for Comfort


One Day at a Time

Happy Birthday Cody. You have inspired more people and touched more hearts in your 30 years than most people will in a lifetime.


bbsmum said...

Happy birthday Cody!

Lizbeth said...

Happy Birthday!!!!

Marilisa Sachteleben said...

Memories! Remember "Twin Peaks"?

DeeAnn said...

Marilisa- Twin Peaks sounds familiar. I don't really remember it but my husband says he does.

cheartstrings said...

Awww... so you had a birthday in your family too! Happy (belated) Birthday to Cody!

DeeAnn said...

cheartstrings- Yes. My boys all have summer birthdays. Katelyn's is in December. Since she IS the only girl, I suppose it's fitting that she was born opposite them, in the winter. :)

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