1981/82: Withe brings Villa glory



Did you know?

Aston Villa FC claimed the European Cup on their first appearance in the competition thanks to Peter Withe's final winner against FC Bayern München.

Also in this year

• Italy win the FIFA World Cup for the third time thanks to a 3-1 final defeat of West Germany in Madrid.

• Keke Rosberg becomes the first Finn to win the Formula 1 Drivers' Championship.

• The first compact disc – a record of An Alpine Symphony by Richard Strauss – is pressed in Hannover, Germany.

• Prince William, second in line to the British throne, is born in London on 21 June.