Friday 14 October 1983
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Total Eclipse Of The Heart by Bonnie Tyler.
In UK Karma Chameleon by Culture Club was in the top 5 hits.
All the Right Moves, directed by Michael Chapman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Poland by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 14 October 1983 ?
- Also see October 14 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- French Republican Calendar - Navet (Turnip) Day, twenty-third day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Teachers' Day, or National Education Day in Poland
- World Standards Day (from ISO, IEC, ITU)
- RC Saints - Pope Callistus I
- World Organ Donation Day
- Betty Heidler: German hammer thrower.
- Lin Dan: Chinese badminton player.
- Vanessa Lane: American porn star.
- US Marine peacekeeper Sargeant Allen Soifert killed by sniper in Beirut, Lebanon.
- Grenada leftist coup under Vice-Premier Coard.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Lionel Richie - All Night Long (All Night)
- Bonnie Tyler - Total Eclipse Of The Heart
- Kenny Rogers - Islands In The Stream
- Billy Joel - Tell Her About It
- Air Supply - Making Love Out Of Nothing At All
- Men Without Hats - The Safety Dance
- The Police - King Of Pain
- Spandau Ballet - True
- The Fixx - One Thing Leads To Another
- Stray Cats - (She's) Sexy + 17
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?