Saturday 18 June 1983
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of June people in US were listening to Flashdance...What A Feeling by Irene Cara.
In UK Every Breath You Take by The Police was in the top 5 hits.
Twilight Zone: The Movie, directed by Joe Dante, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while The Return Of The Jedi by Joan D. Vinge was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 June 1983 ?
- Seychelles - National Day.
- Brazil - Chemist's Day.
- Father's Day, US, UK, Chile (2006).
- Autistic Pride Day, beginning in 2005.
- Cameron Smith: Australian NRL player.
- Billy Slater: Australian NRL player.
- Josh Santana: Filipino singer and actor.
- Klajdi Selimi: Albanian modern dancer.
- Pump Boys & Dinettes closes at Princess Theater NYC after 573 performances
- 7th Shuttle Mission-Challenger 2 launched-Sally Ride 1st US woman
- Irish Republican Army's Joseph Doherty arrested in New York City.
- STS-7: Space Shuttle Challenger 2 mission launched; Sally Ride becomes the first American woman in space.
- Mona Mahmudnizhad together with nine other Baha'i women, is sentenced to death and hanged in Shiraz, Iran because of her Baha'i Faith.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Irene Cara - Flashdance...What A Feeling
- Culture Club - Time (Clock Of The Heart)
- David Bowie - Let's Dance
- Eddy Grant - Electric Avenue
- Men At Work - Overkill
- Lionel Richie - My Love
- Styx - Don't Let It End
- Naked Eyes - Always Something There To Remind Me
- Rick Springfield - Affair Of The Heart
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Family Man
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