Friday 5 October 1984
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Naima Adedapo and Tiana Benjamin.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Let's Go Crazy by Prince.
In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits.
Blood Simple., directed by Joel Coen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Fourth Protocol by Frederick Forsyth was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Opzoek naar Yolanda.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Death Trap or Karateka.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 October 1984 ?
- Naima Adedapo: American singer and dancer.
- Tiana Benjamin: English actress.
- Kenwyne Jones: Trinidadian footballer.
- Leonard Rossiter: British actor, of a heart attack at age 57 (born 1926).
- 13th Space Shuttle Mission (41-G) - Challenger 6 - launched. Marc Garneau becomes the first Canadian in space.
- Marc Garneau becomes the first Canadian in space, aboard the Space Shuttle Challenger.
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