Saturday 16 January 1982
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tuncay Sanl? and Birgitte Sorensen.
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.
On TV people were watching The Bell.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mine Storm or Motor Mania.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 January 1982 ?
- National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
- Teacher's Day in Thailand
- Tuncay Sanl?: Turkish footballer.
- Birgitte Sorensen: TV Actress.
- Max Joseph: Reality Star.
- Preston : English singer-songwriter (The Ordinary Boys).
- Tuncay Şanlı: Turkish footballer.
- Red Smith: American sportswriter; a humorous, famed and Pulitzer Prize winning columnist for over 50 years.
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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