Wednesday 14 November 1984
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Marija Serifovic and Vincenzo Nibali.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go by Wham!.
In UK I Feel For You by Chaka Khan was in the top 5 hits.
Supergirl, directed by Jeannot Szwarc, 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 The Box of Delights.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bird Mother or Daley Thompson's Decathlon.
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Which were the important events of 14 November 1984 ?
- India - Birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru: Children's Day
- United States - National Children's Book Week begins
- Roman festivals - Equorum Probatio
- Marija Serifovic: Serbian singer.
- Vincenzo Nibali: Italian cyclist racer, he has been wearing the yellow jersey in the 2014 Tour de France for 20 days, won 4 stages and the Tour.
- Lisa De Vanna: Australian footballer.
- Courtney Johns: Australian rules footballer.
- Marija Šerifović: Serbian singer.
- Cesar Climaco: Filipino lawyer and politician 10th Mayor of Zamboanga City (d. 1984).
- Astronauts aboard Discovery pluck a second satellite from orbit.
- NASA launches NATO-3D.
- George Matthews, of Brooklyn, New York, actor (Chick - Glynis), dies at age 73.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Wham! - Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go
- Prince - Purple Rain
- Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
- Chaka Khan - I Feel For You
- Stevie Wonder - I Just Called To Say I Love You
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Out Of Touch
- Tina Turner - Better Be Good To Me
- Sheena Easton - Strut
- Cyndi Lauper - All Through The Night
- Lionel Richie - Penny Lover
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