Friday 16 November 1984
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). 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.
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 16 November 1984 ?
- USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
- R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
- Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Day for Tolerance
- Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
- Thailand - Loy Krathong festival (2005)
- Kimberly Brown: Soap Opera Actress.
- Gemma Atkinson: Model.
- Kimberly J Brown: American actress.
- Mark Bunn: English footballer.
- 14th Shuttle Mission (51A) - Discovery 2 - lands at Kennedy Center.
- Houston blocks 20 Denver shots tying NBA regulation game record
- John Lennon releases Every Man has a Woman Who Loves Him
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Stevie Wonder - I Just Called To Say I Love You
- Wham! - Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Out Of Touch
- Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
- Prince - Purple Rain
- Chaka Khan - I Feel For You
- Tina Turner - Better Be Good To Me
- Cyndi Lauper - All Through The Night
- Sheena Easton - Strut
- Lionel Richie - Penny Lover
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 16 November 1984 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?