Wednesday 30 November 1983
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Guillaume Gouix and Andy Akinwolere.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to All Night Long (All Night) by Lionel Richie.
In UK Uptown Girl by Billy Joel was in the top 5 hits.
Scarface, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Pet Sematary by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Video Music Box.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Activision Decathlon or Knot in 3D.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 30 November 1983 ?
- Cities for Life Day; 300 cities around the world declare their opposition to the death penalty
- Official End of the Hurricane Season
- Philippines - Andres Bonifacio Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew the apostle
- Also see November 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Barbados - Independence Day (from Britain, 1966)
- Guillaume Gouix: French actor, director and screenwriter, who studied acting at the Conservatory of Marseille, then at the Regional School of actors of Cannes.
- Andy Akinwolere: Nigerian-English television host.
- Adrian Cristea: Romanian footballer.
- Vladislav Polyakov: Kazakh swimmer.
- 6th Emmy Sports Award presentation
- Police free kidnapped beer magnate Alfred Heineken in Amsterdam
- Sam Shepards Fool for love, premieres in New York City
- Radio Shack announces the Tandy Model 2000 computer (80186 chip).
- Denver Nuggets' coach Doug Moe, hopelessly behind, advises team to let Portland Trail Blazers break their scoring record.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Lionel Richie - All Night Long (All Night)
- Paul McCartney - Say Say Say
- Billy Joel - Uptown Girl
- Kenny Rogers - Islands In The Stream
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Say It Isn't So
- Pat Benatar - Love Is A Battlefield
- Quiet Riot - Cum On Feel The Noize
- Huey Lewis & The News - Heart And Soul
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Crumblin' Down
- Culture Club - Church Of The Poison Mind
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