Thursday 21 April 1983
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Come On Eileen by Dexys Midnight Runners.
In UK Let's Dance by David Bowie was in the top 5 hits.
Lone Wolf McQuade, directed by Steve Carver, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while The Little Drummer Girl by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 21 April 1983 ?
- Rome - city birthday.
- Saint Wolbodo
- Saint Konrad von Parzham
- Saint Anastasius I
- Saint Anselm, Archbishop of Canterbury
- Texas-San Jacinto Day
- Grounation Day in Rastafari movement.
- Sunni Islam - Mawlid, Prophet Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Roman Empire - the Parilia was held in honor of Pales.
- Bah�'f Faith - First day of the festival of Ridv�n.
- Tiradentes - Brazil.
- Sebastian Ingrosso: DJ.
- Paweł Brożek: Polish footballer.
- Marco Donadel: Italian footballer.
- Tarvaris Jackson: American football player.
- Pawe? Brozek: Polish footballer.
- Soyuz T-8 is launched [04-20?]
- Walter Slezak, actor (Bedtime For Bonzo), commits suicide in New York at age 80.
- Scandal-plagued Jackie Presser is elected president of the Teamsters.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
- Michael Jackson - Beat It
- David Bowie - Let's Dance
- Dexys Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen
- Greg Kihn Band - Jeopardy
- Styx - Mr. Roboto
- Thomas Dolby - She Blinded Me With Science
- After The Fire - Der Kommissar
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - One On One
- Journey - Separate Ways (Worlds Apart)
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?