Monday 18 October 1982
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Jack & Diane by John Cougar.
In UK Pass The Dutchie by Musical Youth was in the top 5 hits.
Halloween III: Season of the Witch, directed by Tommy Lee Wallace, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Space by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Also see October 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- French Republican Calendar - Piment (Chili Pepper) Day, twenty-seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- R.C. Church, Anglican communion, et alii - Feast of Saint Luke the Evangelist
- USA : Alaska: Alaska Day
- Ne-Yo : American singer-songwriter actor and producer.
- Thierry Amiel: French singer-songwriter.
- Michael Dingsdag: Dutch footballer.
- Mark Sampson: Welsh footballer and manager.
- John Robarts: Canadian lawyer and politician 17th Premier of Ontario (d. 1982).
- Maurice Gilliams: Belgian writer, poet, essayist, novelist, librarian, wrote autobiography.
- Dwain Esper: American director and producer (d. 1982).
- Pierre Mendes-France: French politician (Born 1907).
- Bess Truman: American First Lady, wife of President Harry Truman whom she married 6/28/1919.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Cougar - Jack & Diane
- Joe Cocker - Up Where We Belong
- The Steve Miller Band - Abracadabra
- Men At Work - Who Can It Be Now?
- Olivia Newton-John - Heart Attack
- The Alan Parsons Project - Eye In The Sky
- Michael McDonald - I Keep Forgettin'
- Jackson Browne - Somebody's Baby
- America - You Can Do Magic
- Flock Of Seagulls, A - I Ran (So Far Away)
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