Monday 29 October 1984
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Eric Staal and Les Davies.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run) by Billy Ocean.
In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits.
The Killing Fields, directed by Roland Joff, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Talisman by Stephen King and Peter Straub was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Box of Delights.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jenny of the Prairie or Magical Tree.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 October 1984 ?
- 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
Famous Birthdays:29 October
- Orlando Pizzolato (2:14:53) and Greta Weitz (2:29:30) win New York Marathon.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
- Stevie Wonder - I Just Called To Say I Love You
- Prince - Purple Rain
- Chicago - Hard Habit To Break
- Wham! - Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go
- Madonna - Lucky Star
- John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band - On The Dark Side
- David Bowie - Blue Jean
- Tina Turner - Better Be Good To Me
- Chaka Khan - I Feel For You
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