Sunday April 01, 1984
US date format: 4/1/1984, UK date format: 1/4/1984
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 1, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Gilberto Macena .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Footloose by Kenny Loggins.
In UK Hello by Lionel Richie was in the top 5 hits.
The NeverEnding Story, directed by Wolfgang Petersen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Night Sky by Clare Francis was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Auf einem langen Weg.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing High Noon or Champion Boxing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 01, 1984?
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- American singer Marvin Gaye shot to death by his father Marvin Gaye Sr in Los Angeles, California at age 44 (born 1939).
- 14th Easter Seal Telethon raises US$24,600,000.
- Gilberto Macena: Brazilian footballer.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 01, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Kenny Loggins - Footloose
- Rockwell - Somebody's Watching Me
- Van Halen - Jump
- Eurythmics - Here Comes The Rain Again
- Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want To Have Fun
- Huey Lewis & The News - I Want A New Drug
- Phil Collins - Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now)
- Pointer Sisters - Automatic
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Adult Education
- Culture Club - Miss Me Blind
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Rockwell - Somebody's Watching Me
- The Pointer Sisters - Automatic
- Tina Turner - Let's Stay Together
- Bobby Womack & Patti LaBelle - Love Has Finally Come At Last
- Cameo - She's Strange
- Melba Moore - Livin' For Your Love
- Dennis Edwards - Don't Look Any Further
- Laid Back - White Horse
- Michael Jackson - Thriller
- Kool & The Gang - Tonight
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 01If April 01, 1984 is your birthday you're 36 years, 5 months, 28 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 3 days.
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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 01, 1984?
On April 01, 1984 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is April 01, 1984?
On April 01, 1984 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on April 01, 1984?
On April 01, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 01, 1984?
On April 01, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on April 01, 1984?
On April 01, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 01, 1984?
On April 01, 1984 several famous people were born including, Gilberto Macena.
Which famous people died on April 01, 1984?
Famous people died on April 01, 1984 include, Marvin Gaye.
What was the number one song in April 01, 1984?
The number one song in the week of April 01, 1984 was Footloose by Kenny Loggins in US and Hello by Lionel Richie in UK.
What were the top hits on April 01, 1984?
The top hits on April 01, 1984 were Footloose by Kenny Loggins, Somebody's Watching Me by Rockwell, Jump by Van Halen in US and Hello by Lionel Richie, You Take Me Up by The Thompson Twins, A Love Worth Waiting For by Shakin' Stevens in UK.