Saturday 24 July 1982
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Anna Paquin and Chris Barrett.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor.
In UK Fame by Irene Cara was in the top 5 hits.
The Last American Virgin, directed by Boaz Davidson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while The Parsifal Mosaic by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rätselflug.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Operation Sabotage or Snapper.
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- Utah - Pioneer Day (1847)
- St. Ruffin
- St. Wulfhad
- St. David
- St. Romanus, 2nd bishop of Rochester.
- St. Lewine
- St. Kinga/Cunegundes
- St. Francis Solano
- St. Saint Christina the Astonishing
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 9 saints: St. Lupus
- Ancient Latvia - Jekaupa Diena held
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Leo
- Vanuatu - Children's Day
- Ecuador - Sim=n Bolfvar Day
- Venezuela - the Libertador (Sim=n Bolfvar Day)
- Anna Paquin: Canadian-born New Zealand actress.
- Chris Barrett: American director producer and author.
- Trevor Matthews: Canadian actor and producer founded Brookstreet Pictures.
- Thiago Medeiros: Brazilian race car driver.
- Mewelde Moore: American football player.
- KHJ (LA) and KFRC (San Francisco) become 2nd and 3rd stereo AM stations
- Heavy rain causes a mudslide that destroys a bridge at Nagasaki, Japan, killing 299.
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