Wednesday 12 December 1984
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sohail Tanvir and Steve Missilier.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Out Of Touch by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid was in the top 5 hits.
Starman, directed by John Carpenter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Talisman by Stephen King and Peter Straub was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Inspektor Vinko.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crime and Punishment or Labyrinth.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 December 1984 ?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- Sohail Tanvir: Pakistani cricketer.
- Steve Missilier: French alpine skier and non-commissioned officer.
- Daniel Agger: Soccer Player.
- Daniel Merrett: Australian football player.
- Maaouiya Ould Sid'Ahmed Taya becomes the third president of Mauritania after a coup d'etat against Mohamed Khouna Ould Haidalla while the latter is attending a summit.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Out Of Touch
- Duran Duran - Wild Boys
- Madonna - Like A Virgin
- Chaka Khan - I Feel For You
- The Honeydrippers - Sea Of Love
- Paul McCartney - No More Lonely Nights
- New Edition - Cool It Now
- Wham! - Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go
- Pat Benatar - We Belong
- Cyndi Lauper - All Through The Night
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