Wednesday 9 May 1984
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Prince Fielder and Kassam Farouk.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Hello by Lionel Richie.
In UK The Reflex by Duran Duran was in the top 5 hits.
The Natural, directed by Barry Levinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Aquitaine Progression by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Six Centuries of Verse.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cybertron Mission or Full Throttle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 May 1984 ?
- Russia and some other parts of the former Soviet Union ? Victory Day as the end of the "Great Patriotic War".
- Our Lady of Flanders
- Saint Tudi
- Saint Pachomius (died 346)
- Saint Gerontius (died 501)
- Roman Empire ? Feast of the Lemures (See Larvae).
- Jersey, Guernsey ? Liberation Day (commemorating the end of the German Occupation of the Channel Islands during World War II).
- Saint Carolina
- European Union ? Europe day, commemorating the "Schuman declaration".
- Prince Fielder: American baseball player.
- Kassam Farouk: Canadian citizen who was kidnapped in Sardaigne on 1/15/1992 by terrorists; reunited with his family unharmed.
- Sasha Farber: Dancer.
- Fielder: Baseball Player.
- White Sox and Brewers play 8:06, game, longest timed baseball game
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Lionel Richie - Hello
- Phil Collins - Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now)
- Thompson Twins - Hold Me Now
- Deniece Williams - Let's Hear It For The Boy
- Rick Springfield - Love Somebody
- Julio Iglesias - To All The Girls I've Loved Before
- The Cars - You Might Think
- Kenny Loggins - Footloose
- Steve Perry - Oh Sherrie
- Cyndi Lauper - Time After Time
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?