1981 Pop Culture

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Microsoft releases this operating system
'The Tide is High' hits # 1 for this singer
Married Prince Charles
First female U.S. Supreme Court Justice nominated
Smokin' Hottie, portrays Daisy Duke on TV hit 'The Dukes of Hazzard'
USC running back, wins Heisman Trophy. Never runs through airports, but does later play for Oakland Raiders
Kool and the Gang score this # 1 hit in February
Runaway smash movie with a fedora-wearing, adventure seeking professor
Good Night, John Boy! This TV show ends after 10 seasons.
Wocka, wocka, wocka - beware of ghosts while playing this video classic
Reggae Legend, dies of cancer in May
TV show about an oil-rich Denver family starring Joan Collins, Heather Locklear, and John Forsythe, debuts.
On Dec. 11, he lost his last boxing match to Trevor Berbick before retiring for good
'You cannot be serious!'. Defeats Bjorn Borg for his first of three Wimbledon titles
'9 to 5' is # 1 pop and country song for this artist
What's the frequency, Kenneth? Walter Cronkite retires after a 19-year run as CBS Evening News anchor and is replaced by this man.
Across the road and over the river; don't sit on a log too long! Popular arcade game with an amphibian hero.
Television network launched, initial offering is Buggles 'Video killed the radio star'
Popular toy - could you get the colors to match on all six sides without taking it apart?
Actress, fell overboard and drowned while sailing with husband Robert Wagner
Popular Country group, releases 'Feels So Right' album and wins first of five consecutive 'Entertainer of the Year' awards
Album by Rock band Foreigner, spends five weeks as # 1 album in November and December
Little blue cartoon people and their enemy Gargamel became popular
'No wire hangers, ever!' Critical Joan Crawford bio released.
In May, this religious leader is shot four times in an assassination attempt
Actress Valerie Bertinelli marries this rocker and guitar hero on April 11.
German WWII submarine epic released (released 1982 in US)
Baggy in the later 80's, these break dancer's nylon necessities were tight-fitting in 1981

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