Tuesday 12 April 1983
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Billie Jean by Michael Jackson.
In UK Let's Dance by David Bowie was in the top 5 hits.
Lone Wolf McQuade, directed by Steve Carver, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while The Little Drummer Girl by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 12 April 1983 ?
- Saint Julius I
- Saint Zeno of Verona
- Saint Erkembode
- Saint Damian
- Yuri's Night, an international celebration of the first human in space, Yuri Gagarin; in Russia (and formerly in USSR), the Cosmonautics Day.
- The Roman holiday of Cerealia begins.
- Jelena Dokic: Serbian-Australian tennis player.
- Genta Ismajli: Kosovan-Albanian singer-songwriter and actress.
- Luke Kibet: Kenyan runner.
- Dwayne Smith: West Indian cricketer.
- Jelena Dokić: Croatian-Australian tennis player who won the junior US Open in 1998, age 16.
- Carl Morton: American baseball player (Born 1944).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
- Michael Jackson - Beat It
- Dexys Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen
- Culture Club - Do You Really Want To Hurt Me
- Greg Kihn Band - Jeopardy
- Duran Duran - Hungry Like The Wolf
- Styx - Mr. Roboto
- After The Fire - Der Kommissar
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - One On One
- Journey - Separate Ways (Worlds Apart)
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?