It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to When Doves Cry by Prince.
In UK Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was in the top 5 hits.
Purple Rain, directed by Albert Magnoli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in July 1984 ?
- Purple Rain
directed by Albert Magnoli
starring: Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day
- The NeverEnding Story
directed by Wolfgang Petersen
starring: Noah Hathaway, Barret Oliver, Tami Stronach
- Revenge of the Nerds
directed by Jeff Kanew
starring: Robert Carradine, Anthony Edwards, Timothy Busfield
- The Last Starfighter
directed by Nick Castle
starring: Lance Guest, Robert Preston, Dan O'Herlihy
- Cloak & Dagger
directed by Richard Franklin
starring: Henry Thomas, Dabney Coleman, Michael Murphy
Which were the important events of Sunday, 29 July 1984 ?
Famous People born
- 12th du Maurier Golf Classic: Juli Inkster
- 23rd Summer Olympics opens in Los Angeles
: American baseball player
Famous People died
: Orchestra leader ( Show), dies at 84
: Actor (Time Express), dies at 61 of a heart attack
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1984 ?
Playboy Magazine cover
A Historic Choice' VP candidate Geraldine Ferraro
Sports Illustrated: no.8914
Esquire Magazine cover
The Talisman - Stephen King and Peter Strau
The Aquitaine Progression - Robert Ludlum
The Sicilian - Mario Puzo
Love and War - John Jakes
Mariner Outboard Motor Big Ones are Biting (1984)
Navy New Jersey Ship Raytheon SLQ-32 Radar (1984)
Tell the world why Sunday, 29 July 1984 is such a special date for you!