Wednesday 7 July 1982
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nick Karner and Julien Doré.
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 Demon or Popeye.
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- Russia and Ukraine - Ivan Kupala
- United Kingdom - July 7th Bombings remembrance day
- Bhutan - Guru Rinpoche
- Roman Empire - Nonae Caprotinae festival in honor of Juno
- Tanzania - Saba Saba Day (or Peasants' Day, founding of the TANU party, 1954)
- Solomon Islands - Independence Day (1978)
- Spain - San Fermfn festival or running of the bulls, in Pamplona, Navarre.
- Worldwide - Bungie Day
- United States - Bonza bottler day
- Japan - Tanabata
- Nick Karner: American filmmaker.
- Julien Doré: French singer, songwriter, and actor, he won the TV show "Nouvelle Star" in 2007.
- Cassidy : American rapper.
- Mike Glita: American singer-songwriter bass player and drummer (Senses Fail and Tokyo Rose).
- Jan Laštůvka: Czech footballer.
- George Owu: Ghanaian footballer
- David Moorcroft of United Kingdom sets record for 5000m, 13:00.41.
- Steve Scott of US runs the mile in a record 3:47.69.
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