Events concerning the Grand Theft Auto series in 1961.
- March 17: Casey Siemaszko, born Kazimierz Siamaszko, is born in Chicago, Illinois.
- November 16: Misha Kuznetsov is born in Omsk, Soviet Union.
- November 29: Tom Sizemore is born in Detroit, Michigan.
- The events of Grand Theft Auto: London 1961 unfold.
- Lodov is born on February 15, in Siberia, Russia.