Wednesday 24 March 1982
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Epico and Nivea .
In that special week of March people in US were listening to I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts.
In UK The Lion Sleeps Tonight by Tight Fit was in the top 5 hits.
Porky's, directed by Bob Clark, 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 Tuesday Night Fights.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Demons to Diamonds or Miner 2049er.
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Which were the important events of 24 March 1982 ?
- World Tuberculosis Day.
- Saint Simeon (died 1475)
- Ancient Latvia - Kazimiras Diena observed.
- Saint Catharine of Sweden ((died 1381)
- Epico : Wrestler.
- Nivea : American singer.
- Jack Swagger: American professional wrestler.
- Corey Hart: American baseball player.
- Jimmy Hempte: Belgian footballer.
- Ace Goodman: comedian (Easy Aces), dies at age 83 in Kansas City, Missouri.
- US sub Jacksonville collides with a Turkish freighter near Virginia
- US submarine Jacksonville collides with a Turkish freighter near Virginia.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'N Roll
- Journey - Open Arms
- Go-Go's - We Got The Beat
- Stevie Wonder - That Girl
- Air Supply - Sweet Dreams
- Olivia Newton-John - Make A Move On Me
- The J. Geils Band - Centerfold
- Vangelis - Chariots Of Fire - Titles
- Buckner & Garcia - Pac-Man Fever
- The J. Geils Band - Freeze-Frame
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