Tuesday 21 December 1982
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Mike Gansey and Charlie Cox.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Maneater by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
In UK Save Your Love by Renee & Renato was in the top 5 hits.
The Dark Crystal, directed by Jim Henson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Space by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Starcade.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castle of Riddles or Lunar Leepers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 December 1982 ?
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
- Mike Gansey: American basketball player.
- Charlie Cox: English actor.
- Erica Hayden: American journalist and radio personality.
- Tom Payne: British actor.
- Primo : Wrestler.
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