Thursday 20 October 1983
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alona Tal and Flavio Cipolla.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Total Eclipse Of The Heart by Bonnie Tyler.
In UK Karma Chameleon by Culture Club was in the top 5 hits.
All the Right Moves, directed by Michael Chapman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Poland by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rote Erde.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Excalibur or Pac & Pal.
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Which were the important events of 20 October 1983 ?
- October 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day - the B�b
- French Republican Calendar - Orge (Barley) Day, twenty-ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Alona Tal: TV Actress.
- Flavio Cipolla: Italian tennis player.
- Luis Saritama: Ecuadorian footballer.
- Michel Vorm: Dutch footballer.
- Takayuki Yamada: Japanese actor and singer.
- Merle Travis: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1983).
- IBM-PC DOS Version 2.1 released
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bonnie Tyler - Total Eclipse Of The Heart
- Air Supply - Making Love Out Of Nothing At All
- Kenny Rogers - Islands In The Stream
- Spandau Ballet - True
- Lionel Richie - All Night Long (All Night)
- The Fixx - One Thing Leads To Another
- The Police - King Of Pain
- Prince - Delirious
- Talking Heads - Burning Down The House
- Sheena Easton - Telefone (Long Distance Love Affair)
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