Thursday 17 June 1982
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Marek Svatos and Alex .
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney.
In UK Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant was in the top 5 hits.
Firefox, directed by Clint Eastwood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while The Parsifal Mosaic by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Shark! Shark! or Snack Attack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 June 1982 ?
- St. Albert Chmielowski.
- National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
- Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.
- Marek Svatos: Slovakian ice hockey player.
- Alex : Soccer Player.
- Arthur Darvill: TV Actor.
- Stefan Hodgetts: English racing driver.
- Alex da Costa: Brazilian footballer.
- Roberto Calvi: Italian financier called "God's Banker" as he was involved in the world of Catholic finance and the Christian Democratic.
- President Reagan 1st UN General Assembly address (evil empire speech)
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - Ebony And Ivory
- The Human League - Don't You Want Me
- Toto - Rosanna
- Ray Parker Jr. - The Other Woman
- Willie Nelson - Always On My Mind
- Asia - Heat Of The Moment
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - Crimson And Clover
- Dazz Band - Let It Whip
- John Cougar - Hurts So Good
- Deniece Williams - It's Gonna Take A Miracle
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