Friday 5 February 1982
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). 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.
Quest for Fire, directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while An Indecent Obsession by Colleen McCullough 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 months ?
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Which were the important events of 5 February 1982 ?
- Kashmir Day observes as public holiday in Pakistan.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agatha of Sicily, patron saint of firework makers and glass blowers.
- Saint Bertolf
- Aidin Nikkhah Bahrami: Iranian basketball player (d. 2007).
- Tomas Kopecky: Slovak ice hockey player.
- Wheesung : South Korean singer-songwriter and producer.
- Aidin Bahrami: Iranian basketball player (d. 2007).
- Deidra Dionne: Canadian skier.
- Marc Kennedy: Canadian curler
- Yū Kobayashi: Japanese voice actress
- Tomáš Kopecký: Slovak ice hockey player
- Dionysis Makris: Greek singer
- Rodrigo Palacio: Argentinian footballer
- Pablo Palacios: Ecuadorian footballer
- Jenn Suhr: American pole vaulter
- Kevin Everett: American football player.
- Chin A Sen ends term as President of Suriname
- DEA announces seizure of 3,192 tons of marijuana, 495 people
- American Drug Enforcement Agency announces seizure of 3,192 tons of marijuana, 495 people.
- Suriname President Chin A Sen resigns and flees to Netherlands.
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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)
- Quarterflash - Harden My Heart
- The Cars - Shake It Up
- George Benson - Turn Your Love Around
- Stevie Nicks - Leather And Lace
- Juice Newton - The Sweetest Thing (I've Ever Known)
- Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Hooked On Classics
- Olivia Newton-John - Physical
- Foreigner - Waiting For A Girl Like You
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?