Tuesday 17 January 1984
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Owner Of A Lonely Heart by Yes.
In UK Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney was in the top 5 hits.
while Pet Sematary by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 17 January 1984 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- Kelvin Fletcher: English actor and model.
- Samuel Shaw: American wrestler.
- Calvin Harris: Scottish DJ, singer, songwriter and record producer, considered as being the richest one in the world in 2015.
- Sophie Dee: Welsh pornographic actress.
- Cassie Hager: American basketball player.
- Supreme Court rules (5-4) oks private use of home VCRs to tape TV programs for later viewing does not violate federal copyright laws
- US Supreme Court rules (5-4) private use of home VCRs to tape TV programs for later viewing does not violate federal copyright laws.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Culture Club - Karma Chameleon
- Yes - Owner Of A Lonely Heart
- Kool & The Gang - Joanna
- The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep
- Elton John - I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues
- Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride
- Olivia Newton-John - Twist Of Fate
- Lionel Richie - Running With The Night
- Paul McCartney - Say Say Say
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Say It Isn't So
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 17 January 1984 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?