Tuesday 21 August 1984
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr..
In UK Careless Whisper by George Michael was in the top 5 hits.
The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension, directed by W.D. Richter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Lincoln by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 21 August 1984 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Alizee Jacotey: French singer.
- BJ Upton: American baseball player.
- Collie Buddz: American-Bermudian rapper.
- Neil Dexter: South African cricketer.
- Rachel Potter: American singer-songwriter and actress.
- Melissa Schuman: American singer-songwriter actress an dancer (Dream)
- Melvin Upton: Jr. American baseball player
- Martin Vunk: Estonian footballer
- Alizée : French Corsican singer, known as Alizée, referring to the trade winds. Her career was launched by Mylene Farmer, producer of her international hit: "Moi... Lolita" (from first album "Gourmandises"). In 2013, she won the TV show "Danse avec les Stars" with dancer Grégoire Lyonnet.
- Alizee : Pop Singer
- Barun Sobti: TV Actor
- Eve Torres: Wrestler
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters
- Tina Turner - What's Love Got To Do With It
- Lionel Richie - Stuck On You
- Prince - When Doves Cry
- John Waite - Missing You
- Dan Hartman - I Can Dream About You
- Jacksons - State Of Shock
- Corey Hart - Sunglasses At Night
- Cyndi Lauper - She Bop
- Peabo Bryson - If Ever You're In My Arms Again
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