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..

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in July 1984 ?
  • Purple RainPurple Rain
    directed by Albert Magnoli
    starring: Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day
  • The NeverEnding StoryThe NeverEnding Story
    directed by Wolfgang Petersen
    starring: Noah Hathaway, Barret Oliver, Tami Stronach
  • Revenge of the NerdsRevenge of the Nerds
    directed by Jeff Kanew
    starring: Robert Carradine, Anthony Edwards, Timothy Busfield
  • The Last StarfighterThe Last Starfighter
    directed by Nick Castle
    starring: Lance Guest, Robert Preston, Dan O'Herlihy
  • Cloak & DaggerCloak & Dagger
    directed by Richard Franklin
    starring: Henry Thomas, Dabney Coleman, Michael Murphy
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Historical Events

Which were the important events of Sunday, 29 July 1984 ?

Facts
  • 12th du Maurier Golf Classic: Juli Inkster
  • 23rd Summer Olympics opens in Los Angeles

Famous People born
Chad Billingsley: American baseball player

Famous People died
Fred Waring: Orchestra leader ( Show), dies at 84
Woodrow Parfey: Actor (Time Express), dies at 61 of a heart attack
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Magazine

 Sports Illustrated: no.8914
Sports Illustrated: no.8914

Magazine

 Esquire Magazine cover
Esquire Magazine cover

Magazine

 A Historic Choice' VP candidate Geraldine Ferraro
A Historic Choice' VP candidate Geraldine Ferraro

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 Playboy Magazine cover
Playboy Magazine cover
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Books

The Talisman - Stephen King and Peter Strau

The Talisman - Stephen King and Peter Strau

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Books

The Aquitaine Progression - Robert Ludlum

The Aquitaine Progression - Robert Ludlum

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Books

The Sicilian - Mario Puzo

The Sicilian - Mario Puzo

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Books

Love and War - John Jakes

Love and War - John Jakes

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Old Journal Ads

Volkswagen Scirocco Wolfsburg (1984)Volkswagen Scirocco Wolfsburg (1984)
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Old Journal Ads

Citroen 2CV Car  Taught Us all We Know (1984)Citroen 2CV Car Taught Us all We Know (1984)
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Old Journal Ads

Great Red Ferrari 3 photo Car (1984)Great Red Ferrari 3 photo Car (1984)
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