Tuesday 20 April 1982
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of April people in US were listening to I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts.
In UK My Camera Never Lies by Bucks Fizz was in the top 5 hits.
Cat People, directed by Paul Schrader, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while The Parsifal Mosaic 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 20 April 1982 ?
- USA- National High Five Day
- Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
- Saint Victor (d.303)
- Saint Marcellinus
- Ridv�n begins at sunset (Bah�'f Faith).
- Festival of Matsu, Southeast Asia (2006).
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Taurus.
- Islam - Muhammad's Birthday observed in (2004)
- April 20 (4/20) is associated with 420 (cannabis culture).
- Saint Theotimus (died 407)
- Jacqueline Govaert: Dutch singer-songwriter and pianist (Krezip).
- Sayaka Kamiya: Japanese actress and model.
- Dario Knežević: Croatian footballer.
- Alar Varrak: Estonian basketball player and coach.
- Dario Knezevic: Croatian football player.
- Karen Hauer: Dancer
- Arthur Ashin: American singer-songwriter and musician from New York City, better known by his stage name Autre Ne Veut.
- Atlanta Braves become 1st team to win 1st 12 games of the season
- Timex Computer announces the Timex/Sinclair 1000, the first personal computer to retail for under $100. The unit is an improved Sinclair ZX81 with 2 kB RAM.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'N Roll
- Paul McCartney - Ebony And Ivory
- Vangelis - Chariots Of Fire - Titles
- Rick Springfield - Don't Talk To Strangers
- Go-Go's - We Got The Beat
- The J. Geils Band - Freeze-Frame
- Tommy Tutone - 867-5309/Jenny
- Paul Davis - '65 Love Affair
- Huey Lewis and the News - Do You Believe In Love
- Bertie Higgins - Key Largo
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