Tuesday 23 February 1982
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Centerfold by The J. Geils Band.
In UK A Town Called Malice / Precious by The Jam was in the top 5 hits.
Death Wish II, directed by Michael Winner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while An Indecent Obsession by Colleen McCullough was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 February 1982 ?
- Saint Milburga
- Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
- Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
- Blessed odilia of Mombeek
- Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
- Brunei - National Day.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Polycarp of Smyrna (died 155)
- Saint Lazarus (d.867)
- Karan Grover: TV Actor.
- Malia Metella: French freestyle swimmer, born to a Guianan father and a mother coming from Morocco.
- Karan Singh: Indian actor.
- Nick Dupree: American activist.
- Anna-Maria Galojan: Estonian politician.
- Adam Hann-Byrd: American actor and screenwriter
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'N Roll
- The J. Geils Band - Centerfold
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)
- Journey - Open Arms
- Quarterflash - Harden My Heart
- Stevie Wonder - That Girl
- The Cars - Shake It Up
- Air Supply - Sweet Dreams
- Juice Newton - The Sweetest Thing (I've Ever Known)
- Dan Fogelberg - Leader Of The Band
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