Wednesday 17 November 1982
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Katie Feenstra and Otacilio Neto.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Up Where We Belong by Joe Cocker.
In UK I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant was in the top 5 hits.
The Last Unicorn, directed by Jules Bass, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Space by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ritzaryat na bylata dama.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beat 'Em & Eat 'Em or Name This Game Octopus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 November 1982 ?
- Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
- Life Day
- International Students Day
- R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
- Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Katie Feenstra: American basketball player.
- Otacilio Neto: Brazilian footballer.
- Lucy Durack: Australian actress and singer.
- Katie Feenstra-Mattera: American basketball player.
- Otacílio Neto: Brazilian footballer.
- Leonid Borisovitch Kogan: Russian violinist (Born 1924).
- Ruth Donnelly: comedienne, dies at age 86 in New York City.
- Duk Koo Kim dies unexpectedly from injuries sustained during a 14-round match against Ray Mancini in: Nevada, prompting reforms in the sport of boxing.
- Bill Baldwin: announcer (Mayor of Hollywood), dies at age 69.
- Eduard Tubin: Estonian composer and conductor (d. 1982).
- Dale Murphy wins NL MVP
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