Friday 16 November 1984
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kimberly J Brown and Kimberly Brown.
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 Battle Through Time or Gemstone Warrior.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
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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 J Brown: American actress.
- Kimberly Brown: Soap Opera Actress.
- Gemma Atkinson: Model.
- 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
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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