Friday 15 January 1982
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Physical by Olivia Newton-John.
In UK The Land Of Make Believe by Bucks Fizz was in the top 5 hits.
Neighbors, directed by John G. Avildsen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while E.T., The Extra-terrestrial by William Kotzwinkle was one of the best selling books.
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- Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
- Jallikattu in South India.
- United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
- North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
- Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Saint Ides, virgin, died January 15, 570.
- Roman Empire - Second day of the Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Wikipedia Day.
- Emina Jahovic: Songwriter.
- Benjamin Agosto: American skater.
- Alexander: Prince Alexander of Yugoslavia.
- Armando Galarraga: Venezuelan baseball player.
- Emina Jahović: Serbian-Turkish singer-songwriter and actress.
- Brett Lebda: American ice hockey player
- Philip: Prince Philip of Yugoslavia
- Ari Pulkkinen: Finnish pianist and composer
- Francis Zé: Cameroonian footballer
- Neil Nitin Mukesh: Indian actor
- Prince Philip: and Prince Alexander of Yugoslavia
- Francis Ze: Cameroonian footballer
- Red Smith: Sportscaster (Pulitzer, Fight Talk), dies at 76.
- Forbidden Broadway by / with Gerard Alessandrini premieres in New York City
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Olivia Newton-John - Physical
- Foreigner - Waiting For A Girl Like You
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Let's Groove
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)
- The J. Geils Band - Centerfold
- Quarterflash - Harden My Heart
- Stevie Nicks - Leather And Lace
- George Benson - Turn Your Love Around
- Lindsey Buckingham - Trouble
- Juice Newton - The Sweetest Thing (I've Ever Known)
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