Wednesday 20 January 1982
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Fredrik Str?mstad and Joe Swash.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Physical by Olivia Newton-John.
In UK The Land Of Make Believe by Bucks Fizz was in the top 5 hits.
Immagini di un convento, directed by Joe D'Amato, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while An Indecent Obsession by Colleen McCullough was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ramón y Cajal.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Cosmic Balance or Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back.
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Which were the important events of 20 January 1982 ?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
- Saint Fabian
- Epiphanius of Pavia
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Sebastian
- Presidential Inauguration Day in the United States.
- The Eve of St. Agnes.
- Fredrik Str?mstad: Norwegian footballer.
- Joe Swash: English actor.
- Fredrik Strømstad: Norwegian footballer.
- 7 miners killed in an explosion in Craynor, Kentucky
- Honduras constitution goes into effect.
- Seven miners killed in an explosion in Craynor, Kentucky.
- Piet Dankert elected chairman of European Parliament.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Olivia Newton-John - Physical
- Foreigner - Waiting For A Girl Like You
- The J. Geils Band - Centerfold
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)
- Quarterflash - Harden My Heart
- Stevie Nicks - Leather And Lace
- George Benson - Turn Your Love Around
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Let's Groove
- Lindsey Buckingham - Trouble
- Juice Newton - The Sweetest Thing (I've Ever Known)
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