Sunday 10 October 1982
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Eddie J Peck in Lynchburg and Cupid .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Jack & Diane by John Cougar.
In UK Pass The Dutchie by Musical Youth was in the top 5 hits.
Fitzcarraldo, directed by Werner Herzog, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Space by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wild America.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Demons to Diamonds or Space Spartans.
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Which were the important events of 10 October 1982 ?
- Eddie J Peck in Lynchburg: Pennsylvania; actor (Sutton - Wildside).
- Cupid : R&B Singer.
- Dan Stevens: Movie Actor.
- Yasser Al-Qahtani: Saudi Arabian footballer.
- Amon Buchanan: Australian rules footballer.
- Hideki Mutoh: Japanese race car driver
- Brewers beat Angels in ALCS
- Hernan Siles Zuazo installed as President of Bolivia
- Pope John Paul II canonizes Rev M Kolbe, who volunteered to die in place of another inmate at Auschwitz concentration camp, a Saint
- US imposes sanctions against Poland for banning Solidarity trade union
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Cougar - Jack & Diane
- The Steve Miller Band - Abracadabra
- Chicago - Hard To Say I'm Sorry
- The Alan Parsons Project - Eye In The Sky
- Men At Work - Who Can It Be Now?
- Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger
- Michael McDonald - I Keep Forgettin'
- Jackson Browne - Somebody's Baby
- America - You Can Do Magic
- Flock Of Seagulls, A - I Ran (So Far Away)
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