Tuesday 28 December 1982
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Francois Gourmet and Matt Walst.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Maneater by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
In UK Save Your Love by Renee & Renato was in the top 5 hits.
Xtro, directed by Harry Bromley Davenport, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Space by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Extra Tato.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cave of the Word Wizard or Space Spartans.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 December 1982 ?
- The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
- Francois Gourmet: Belgian decathlete.
- Matt Walst: Rock Singer.
- Cedric Benson: American football player.
- François Gourmet: Belgian decathlete.
- Kevin Pereira: American television host.
- Frederick Douglass Hall: Composer, dies at 84.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1982 ?
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