Thursday 13 January 1983
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include William Hung and Imran Khan.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Down Under by Men At Work.
In UK You Can't Hurry Love by Phil Collins was in the top 5 hits.
Xtro, directed by Harry Bromley Davenport, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Return of the Jedi by James Kahn was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Frontline.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3D Crazy Coaster or Bonka.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 January 1983 ?
- In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
- William Hung: Chinese-American musician.
- Imran Khan: Movie Actor.
- Julian Morris: English actor.
- Ender Arslan: Turkish basketball player.
- Sebastian Kneißl: German footballer.
- Mauricio Romero: Argentinian footballer
- Ronny Turiaf: French basketball player
- Alan Webb: Actor (King Lear, Challenge to Lassie), dies at 75
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