Sunday 27 May 1984
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Adam Davenport and Darin Brooks.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Let's Hear It For The Boy by Deniece Williams.
In UK The Reflex by Duran Duran was in the top 5 hits.
Streets of Fire, directed by Walter Hill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Aquitaine Progression by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Six Centuries of Verse.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jet Set Willy or Star Wars: Return of the Jedi.
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Which were the important events of 27 May 1984 ?
- Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
- Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
- Pope John I
- Saint Julius the Veteran
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Venerable Bede
- Lag Ba'omer in Judaism (2005)
- Children's Day in Nigeria
- Adam Davenport: Screenwriter.
- Darin Brooks: Soap Opera Actor.
- Blake Ahearn: American basketball player.
- Kalle Spjuth: Swedish bandy player.
- Joanne Carner wins LPGA Corning Golf Classic.
- Manuela Manleeva wins three singles tennis matches in one day.
- An overnight flash flood rages through neighborhoods in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Nearly 15ampnbspinches of rain falls in some areas over a four-hour period. 14 people are killed.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Deniece Williams - Let's Hear It For The Boy
- Lionel Richie - Hello
- Cyndi Lauper - Time After Time
- Phil Collins - Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now)
- Steve Perry - Oh Sherrie
- Julio Iglesias - To All The Girls I've Loved Before
- Duran Duran - The Reflex
- Night Ranger - Sister Christian
- Irene Cara - Breakdance
- Thompson Twins - Hold Me Now
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