Wednesday 3 February 1982
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Edna St Vincent Millay and Jessica Harp.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Centerfold by The J. Geils Band.
In UK The Model / Computer Love by Kraftwerk was in the top 5 hits.
Das Boot, directed by Wolfgang Petersen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while An Indecent Obsession by Colleen McCullough was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching De película.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Amidar or Bolo.
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Which were the important events of 3 February 1982 ?
- Saints Berlindis, Celsa and Nona.
- Japan - the festival of Setsubun before spring.
- United States - Four Chaplains Day.
- Saint Blaise, Catholics visit churches to have their throats blessed.
- Saint Ansgar, patron saint of Denmark
- Mozambique - Heroes' Day.
- Saint Werburgh
- Saint Hadelin (+690)
- Edna St Vincent Millay: Poet.
- Jessica Harp: American singer (The Wreckers).
- Alan Gurr: Australian V8 Supercar driver.
- Bridget Regan: TV Actress.
- Chris Thompson: YouTube Star.
- Marie-Ève Drolet: Canadian speed skater
- Columbia Shuttle moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating for STS-3 mission
- Porn star John Holmes ordered to stand trial for murder
- Greatest helicopter lift, 56,888kg, Podmoscovnoe, USSR.
- John Sharples of England finishes disco dancing 371 hours.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The J. Geils Band - Centerfold
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)
- Foreigner - Waiting For A Girl Like You
- Quarterflash - Harden My Heart
- George Benson - Turn Your Love Around
- Stevie Nicks - Leather And Lace
- Olivia Newton-John - Physical
- Juice Newton - The Sweetest Thing (I've Ever Known)
- The Cars - Shake It Up
- Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Hooked On Classics
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