Sunday 4 July 1982, US Independence Day
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alina Puscau and Hannah Harper.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Don't You Want Me by The Human League.
In UK Fame by Irene Cara was in the top 5 hits.
TRON, directed by Steven Lisberger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while The Prodigal Daughter by Jeffrey Archer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching NBC News Overnight.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Donkey Kong Jr. or Gridrunner.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 July 1982 ?
- Filipino-American Friendship Day
- In astronomy, the approximate date of Earth's aphelion.
- United States and Denmark - Independence Day (1776)
- Alina Puscau: Model.
- Hannah Harper: American porn actress and director.
- Michael Sorrentino: American model actor and author.
- 10th du Maurier Golf Classic (Peter Jackson Classic): Sandra Haynie
- 4th Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 4 lands at Edwards Air Force Base.
- 96th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: J Connors beats J McEnroe (36 63 67 76 64)
- Miguel de la Madrid Hurtado elected President of Mexico
- Yankees bat out of order against Indians in 1st inning
- Iranian diplomats kidnapping (1982): four Iranian diplomats are kidnapped by Lebanese militia in Lebanon.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Human League - Don't You Want Me
- Toto - Rosanna
- Paul McCartney - Ebony And Ivory
- Asia - Heat Of The Moment
- John Cougar - Hurts So Good
- Willie Nelson - Always On My Mind
- Dazz Band - Let It Whip
- Juice Newton - Love's Been A Little Bit Hard On Me
- Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger
- .38 Special - Caught Up In You
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