Monday 19 March 1984
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Jump by Van Halen.
In UK 99 Red Balloons by Nena was in the top 5 hits.
Police Academy, directed by Hugh Wilson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Aquitaine Progression by Robert Ludlum 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 19 March 1984 ?
- Saint Adeltrudis (d.670)
- Saint Landoald
- Las Fallas in Valencia, Spain.
- Roman Catholicism and Church of England - Saint Joseph's Day for Saint Joseph of Nazareth, spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary, stepfather of Jesus; patron saint of Belgium, a good death, carpenters hence also (alternative) Father's Day in Spain, Portugal, Belgium
- Mojoday in Discordianism
- The swallows return to Mission San Juan Capistrano in California.
- The first day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.
- Tanushree Dutta: Indian model and actress Femina Miss India 2004.
- Garry Winogrand: American photographer and author (d. 1984).
- Kate & Allie, premieres
- KSD-AM in St. Louis MO changes call letters to KUSA
- Pitcher Denny McLain, indicted on various charges of racketeering
- STS 41-C vehicle moves to launch pad
- John J O'Connor named 8th archbishop of New York.
- Mobil oil tanker spills 200,000 gallons into Columbia River.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Van Halen - Jump
- Kenny Loggins - Footloose
- Rockwell - Somebody's Watching Me
- Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want To Have Fun
- Nena - 99 Luftballons
- Eurythmics - Here Comes The Rain Again
- Pointer Sisters - Automatic
- Huey Lewis & The News - I Want A New Drug
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Adult Education
- Christine McVie - Got A Hold On Me
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