Friday 3 August 1984
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to When Doves Cry by Prince.
In UK Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was in the top 5 hits.
The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension, directed by W.D. Richter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Lincoln by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 3 August 1984 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
- Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
- St. Nicodemus
- Niger - Independence Day
- St. Walthen
- Yasin Avcı: Turkish footballer.
- Sunil Chhetri: Indian footballer.
- Carah Charnow: American singer-songwriter (Shiny Toy Guns and Versant).
- Jon Foster: American actor and singer.
- Matt Joyce: American baseball player.
- Chris Maurer: American singer and bass player (Suburban Legends)
- Carah Faye Charnow: American singer for the band Shiny Toy Guns.
- Sunil Chetri: Indian footballer
- Yasin Avci: Danish footballer
- Ryan Lochte: American swimmer
- 365.7 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange
- Bomb attack on Madras India airport, 32 killed
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Prince - When Doves Cry
- Tina Turner - What's Love Got To Do With It
- Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters
- Bruce Springsteen - Dancing In The Dark
- Jacksons - State Of Shock
- Lionel Richie - Stuck On You
- Elton John - Sad Songs (Say So Much)
- Dan Hartman - I Can Dream About You
- Rod Stewart - Infatuation
- Breakin'.. There's No Stoppin' Us - Ollie & Jerry
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 3 August 1984 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?