Saturday 28 January 1984
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ashley Purdy and Stephen Gostkowski.
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 Cobra Command or Montezuma's Revenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 January 1984 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
- Ashley Purdy: Bassist.
- Stephen Gostkowski: American football player.
- Andre Iguodala: American basketball player.
- Ben Clucas: English race car driver.
- Anne Panter: English field hockey player.
- John Macvane: Newscaster (United or Not), dies at 71.
- 41th Golden Globes: Thornbirds wins
- LA Kings stop Wayne Gretzky 51 game scoring streak
- Record 295,000 dominoes toppled, Fuerth, West Germany.
- Mr Glynn Wolfe marries for non-bigamous record 26th time, Las Vegas, Nevada.
- 41st Golden Globes: Thornbirds wins.
- Tropical Storm Domoina makes landfall in southern Mozambique, eventually causing 214 deaths and some of the most severe flooding so far recorded in the region.
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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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