Friday 27 January 1984
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Davetta Sherwood and Rashidah Ali.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Owner Of A Lonely Heart by Yes.
In UK Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney was in the top 5 hits.
while Pet Sematary by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Living Planet.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dropzone or Mancopter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 January 1984 ?
- UN ? International Holocaust Memorial Day
- Germany ? Gedenktag fnr die Opfer des Nationalsozialismus (Commemoration Day for the Victims of National Socialism).
- Catholicism ? Catholic Schools Week.
- Poland ? Dzie? Pami?ci Ofiar Nazizmu (Memorial Day for the Victims of Nazism).
- Italy ? Giorno della Memoria (Memorial Day).
- Denmark ? Auschwitzdag (Auschwitz Day; commemoration day for the victims of the Holocaust and other genocide).
- Serbia ? St. Sava Day.
- United Kingdom ? Holocaust Memorial Day.
- Davetta Sherwood: American actress.
- Rashidah Ali: Reality Star.
- Vince Mellars: New Zealand rugby league player.
- Lou Crosby: TV announcer (Mayor of Hollywood), dies at age 72.
- John andYoko release Milk andHoney album
- Michael Jackson is burned during filming for Pepsi commercial
- Pop singer Michael Jackson suffers second degree burns to his scalp during the filming of a Pepsi commercial in the Shrine Auditorium.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Yes - Owner Of A Lonely Heart
- Culture Club - Karma Chameleon
- The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep
- Elton John - I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues
- Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride
- Kool & The Gang - Joanna
- Paul McCartney - Say Say Say
- Lionel Richie - Running With The Night
- Olivia Newton-John - Twist Of Fate
- Genesis - That's All
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