Wednesday 18 January 1984
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kristy Lee Cook and Mumzy Stranger.
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.
On TV people were watching The Living Planet.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3-D Bomberman or Fantasia Diamond.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 January 1984 ?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
- Kristy Lee Cook: American Idol finalist.
- Mumzy Stranger: Rapper.
- Kristy Cook: American singer-songwriter.
- Ioannis Drymonakos: Greek swimmer.
- Makoto Hasebe: Japanese footballer.
- Michael Kearney: American biochemist and academic
- Benji Schwimmer: American dancer and choreographer
- Viktoria Shklover: Estonian figure skater
- 80th Islander and 3rd dual hat trick (Carroll and Bossy) 9-1 win
- The Mitsui Miike coal mine explosion at Ōmuta, Fukuoka, Japan kills 83.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Yes - Owner Of A Lonely Heart
- Paul McCartney - Say Say Say
- Culture Club - Karma Chameleon
- The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep
- Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride
- Elton John - I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues
- Olivia Newton-John - Twist Of Fate
- Kool & The Gang - Joanna
- Lionel Richie - Running With The Night
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Say It Isn't So
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