Sunday 8 January 1984
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jeff Francoeur and Stephen Simpson.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Say Say Say by Paul McCartney.
In UK Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney was in the top 5 hits.
Silkwood, directed by Mike Nichols, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Talisman by Stephen King and Peter Strau was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Robin Hood.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bank Panic or Castle of Terror.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 January 1984 ?
- Commonwealth Day is celebrated in Northern Mariana Islands.
Famous Birthdays:08 January
- Washington Capitals Bengt Gustafsson scores 5 goals to beat Philadelphia 7-1
- NCAA announces that basketball tournament will have 64 teams.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - Say Say Say
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Say It Isn't So
- Duran Duran - Union Of The Snake
- Yes - Owner Of A Lonely Heart
- Olivia Newton-John - Twist Of Fate
- The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep
- Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride
- Elton John - I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues
- The Rolling Stones - Undercover Of The Night
- Lionel Richie - All Night Long (All Night)
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