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18c International Year of Disabled Persons 1981
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18c International Year of Disabled Persons 1981
Category: Commemorative Stamps
Tags: 18c | Disabled | Man | using | Microscope | International | Year | Persons | 1981|
Stamp Title:
18c International Year of Disabled Persons 1981
Issue Year:
1981  
Date of Issue:
29th June, 1981  
Size:
Face Value:
18c 
Stanley Gibbons Catalogue No:
1899  
Scott Catalogue No:
1925
Printer:
The Bureau of Engraving and Printing 
Issue Copies:
100,265,000 
Designer(s):
Ms. Martha Perske
Theme(s):
Disabled
Description:
18c Disabled Man using Microscope. International Year of Disabled Persons 1981.

In 1976, the United Nations passed a resolution establishing 1981 as the International Year of the Disabled. That year, great strides were made to adapt the world to the needs of the handicapped.