Saturday 28 August 1982
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Le Ann Rimes and Anderson Silva de Franca.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor.
In UK Come On Eileen by Dexy's Midnight Runners With The Emerald Express was in the top 5 hits.
The Beastmaster, directed by Don Coscarelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while The Prodigal Daughter by Jeffrey Archer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Filthy Rich.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Air Raiders or Bolo.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 August 1982 ?
- Many Christian churches: feast day of Saint Augustine of Hippo.
- Hong Kong: Liberation Day (1945)
- Le Ann Rimes: Country singer (Blue, Holiday in Your Heart).
- Anderson Silva de Franca: Brazilian footballer.
- LeAnn Rimes: American country-western singer with a mature voice at 13 that is similar to that of Patsy Cline.
- Anderson de França: Brazilian footballer.
- Gionna Cabrera: Filipino model Binibining Pilipinas-Universe 2005.
- Kevin McNaughton: Scottish footballer
- Thiago Motta: Brazilian-Italian footballer
- Kelly Thiebaud: American actress
- Karanvir Bohra: Indian actor
- Geoff Chubb: South African cricketer (Born 1911).
- Sugar Babies closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 1208 performances
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger
- John Cougar - Hurts So Good
- The Steve Miller Band - Abracadabra
- Fleetwood Mac - Hold Me
- Chicago - Hard To Say I'm Sorry
- Air Supply - Even The Nights Are Better
- REO Speedwagon - Keep The Fire Burnin'
- Go-Go's - Vacation
- Crosby, Stills & Nash - Wasted On The Way
- Paul McCartney - Take It Away
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