Sunday 20 June 1982
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Example (rapper) and Nicola Balestri.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney.
In UK Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant was in the top 5 hits.
The Thing, directed by John Carpenter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while The Parsifal Mosaic by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ms. Pac-Man or Realm of Nauga.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 June 1982 ?
- American Radio Relay League ? Bring your Handy-Talky to Work Day
- West Virginia ? West Virginia Day.
- Flag Day in Argentina (1938).
- UNHCR - World Refugee Day.
- Ancient Latvia ? Zalu Diena.
- Roman Empire ? Festival in honor of Summanus.
- Day of The Royal Victorian Order.
- Example (rapper): British rapper.
- Nicola Balestri: Italian member of a boys band very popular in Italy in 2001, Lunapop.
- Example : Rapper.
- Aleksei Berezutski: Russian footballer.
- Vasili Berezutski: Russian footballer.
- 82nd US Golf Open: Tom Watson shoots a 282 at Pebble Beach GL, California
- Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin arrives in Washington
- Jan Stephenson wins LPGA Lady Keystone Golf Open
- Pete Rose is 5th to appear in 3,000 games (Cobb, Musial, Aaron, Yaz)
- The Argentine base (Corbeta Uruguay) on Southern Thule surrenders to Royal Marine commandos in the final action of the Falklands War.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - Ebony And Ivory
- The Human League - Don't You Want Me
- Toto - Rosanna
- Ray Parker Jr. - The Other Woman
- Willie Nelson - Always On My Mind
- Asia - Heat Of The Moment
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - Crimson And Clover
- Dazz Band - Let It Whip
- John Cougar - Hurts So Good
- Deniece Williams - It's Gonna Take A Miracle
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