Friday 21 January 1983
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Victor and Maryse Ouellet.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Down Under by Men At Work.
In UK You Can't Hurry Love by Phil Collins was in the top 5 hits.
The Year of Living Dangerously, directed by Peter Weir, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Space by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Frontline.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Who: The First Adventure or Lords of Time.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 January 1983 ?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- Victor : Soccer Player.
- Maryse Ouellet: Canadian model and professional wrestler.
- Rapsody : American rapper.
- Alex Acker: American basketball player.
- Niels de Ruiter: Dutch darts player.
- Peter Philipakos: American/Greek soccer player
- Moritz Volz: German footballer
- Svetlana Khodchenkova: Russian actress
- Reagan certifies El Salvador human-rights abuses have decreased making country eligible for US military aid
- Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Anthony E Hecht.
- US President Ronald Reagan certifies El Salvador human-rights abuses have decreased making country eligible for US military aid.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1983 ?
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