Xanadu Olivia Newton-John & Electric Light Orchestra
Phil Collins released his first solo album Face Value. It included the iconic drum roll on the track In The Air Tonight.
Prince Charles kisses his bride, the former Diana Spencer, on the balcony of Buckingham Palace in London after their wedding on July 29, 1981. Prince Charles' first wedding drew royalty and heads of state to St. Paul's Cathedral, a million well-wishers in the streets of London and a global television audience of some 700 million.
Wings broke up after 10 years. Denny Laine, Linda and Paul McCartney were constants in the band throughout.
Dick Beardsley and Inge Simonsen cross the finish line holding hands to become joint winners of the inaugural London Marathon
Bucks Fizz won the Eurovision Song Contest with Making Your Mind Up
The film Chariots of Fire won four Oscars at the 54th annual Academy Awards.
Mirrored backstage at the New London Theatre, Drury Lane, London, actress Elaine Paige, who opens in the first preview of Cats, a new musical by Andrew Lloyd-Webber, based on TS Eliots Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats. It ended up as the world's longest-running musical