Friday 29 October 1982
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Who Can It Be Now? by Men At Work.
In UK Pass The Dutchie by Musical Youth was in the top 5 hits.
The Man from Snowy River, directed by George Miller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Space by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 29 October 1982 ?
- St. Terence of Metz
- Turkey - Republic Day (1923)
- Anglican Church - James Hannington
- St. Zenobius
- St. Theodore
- St. Bond
- Saint Colman of Kilmacduagh
- St. Maximillian
- St. Donatus of Corfu
- St. Anne
- St. Abraham of Rostov
- R.C. Saints - October 29th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Saint Narcissus of Jerusalem, Diwali in 1989.
- Douai Martyrs
- St. Elfleda
- St. Hyacinth
- St. Ida of Leeuw
- St. John of Autun
- Ariel Lin: Taiwanese actress and singer.
- Chelan Simmons: Canadian model and actress.
- Nicolas Gob: Belgian actor with a love of sports like tennis and karate.
- Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson release Girl is Mine
- Car maker John DeLorean indicted for drug trafficking, later acquitted.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Cougar - Jack & Diane
- Joe Cocker - Up Where We Belong
- Men At Work - Who Can It Be Now?
- Olivia Newton-John - Heart Attack
- The Alan Parsons Project - Eye In The Sky
- Michael McDonald - I Keep Forgettin'
- Neil Diamond - Heartlight
- Jackson Browne - Somebody's Baby
- America - You Can Do Magic
- Flock Of Seagulls, A - I Ran (So Far Away)
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?