Wednesday 31 March 1982
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts.
In UK The Lion Sleeps Tonight by Tight Fit was in the top 5 hits.
Cat People, directed by Paul Schrader, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while The Parsifal Mosaic by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 31 March 1982 ?
- Saint Cornelia
- CTsar Ch�vez Day - official holiday in five states and many cities across the U.S.
- Freedom Day in Malta.
- Saint Amos
- Saint Benjamin
- Blessed Hendrik Werner
- Saint Balbina of Rome
- New Jersey - Thomas Mundy Peterson Day.
- Tal Haim: Israeli footballer.
- Ryland Blackinton: American guitarist (Cobra Starship and This Is Ivy League).
- Bam Childress: American football player.
- Audrey Kawasaki: American painter.
- Lennon Murphy: American singer-songwriter and producer.
- Ketlin Priilinn: Estonian author translator and journalist
- Jessica Joseph: Royal Oak, Michigan -- Dance skater (with Butler - 1997 National)
- Tal Ben Haim: Israeli footballer
- Fritz Eberhard: German journalist, anti-fascist and social democrat who fought in the German Resistance against Nazism.
- Rock group Doobie Brothers split up.
- Arkas tanker at Montz, Louisiana, spills 1.47 million gallons of oil.
- The U.S. Gold Commission issues its 227-page report to Congress. It recommends that Treasury issue gold bullion coins, tentatively called American Eagles.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'N Roll
- Vangelis - Chariots Of Fire - Titles
- Journey - Open Arms
- Rick Springfield - Don't Talk To Strangers
- Go-Go's - We Got The Beat
- The J. Geils Band - Freeze-Frame
- Stevie Wonder - That Girl
- Olivia Newton-John - Make A Move On Me
- Bertie Higgins - Key Largo
- Buckner & Garcia - Pac-Man Fever
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?