Saturday 6 October 1984
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Morne Morkel and Magdalena Frackowiak.
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 Gauntlet or Kung-Fu Heroes.
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- Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
- Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
- U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
- French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
- Also see October 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Bruno, St Faith
- Morne Morkel: South African cricketer.
- Magdalena Frackowiak: Model.
- Valerie Adams: Shot Putter.
- Pelin Karahan: Turkish actress.
- Morné Morkel: South African cricketer.
- Joanna Pacitti: American singer-songwriter and actress (City (Comma) State)
- George S Simpson: US paleontologist, dies at 82.
- Ayako Okamoto wins LPGA Hitachi Ladies British Golf Open
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