Paris “Kultura” logo 20 November 2019

1981

Maria Czapska dies at Maisons-Laffitte.
 
POLAND
Czesław Miłosz visits Poland for the first time since 1951. Death of Stefan Cardinal Wyszyński. Martial Law is introduced on 13 December.
 
WORLD
Assassination attempt on Pope John Paul II. Ronald Reagan is inaugurated as US president. IBM introduces its first personal computer. 
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