Sunday August 01, 1982
US date format: 8/1/1982, UK date format: 1/8/1982
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 1, 1982). 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 Orelsan and Francesca Lodo.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor.
In UK Come On Eileen by Dexy's Midnight Runners With The Emerald Express was in the top 5 hits.
The Pirate Movie, directed by Ken Annakin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Princess by Robert Lacey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ilinden.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lunar Leepers or Journey Escape.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 01, 1982?
- Orthodox Christianity - Procession of the Cross
- Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago - Emancipation Day
- St. Pellegrini/Peregrinus
- Angola - Armed Forces Day
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- Beth Daniel wins LPGA Columbia Savings Golf Classic
- H Aaron, F Robinson, T Jackson, and H Chandler inducted in Hall of Fame
- Heavy Israeli air bombardment on Beirut
- Petra Schneider swims world record 400m medley (4:36.10)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 01, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Dreamgirls Featuring Jennifer Holliday - And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going
- Stevie Wonder - Do I Do
- Jeffrey Osborne - I Really Don't Need No Light
- Paul Oakenfold Presents Afrika Bambaataa & The Soul Sonic Force - Planet Rock
- The Gap Band - Early In The Morning
- One Way - Cutie Pie
- Donna Summer - Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)
- Junior - Too Late
- Zapp - Dance Floor (Part I)
- Ray Parker Jr. - Let Me Go
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 01If August 01, 1982 is your birthday you're 38 years, 1 month, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 2 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 August 01, 1982?
On August 01, 1982 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is August 01, 1982?
On August 01, 1982 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 01, 1982?
On August 01, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 01, 1982?
On August 01, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on August 01, 1982?
On August 01, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 01, 1982?
On August 01, 1982 several famous people were born including, Orelsan , Francesca Lodo, Syahrini .
What was the number one song in August 01, 1982?
The number one song in the week of August 01, 1982 was Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor in US and Come On Eileen by Dexy's Midnight Runners With The Emerald Express in UK.
What were the top hits on August 01, 1982?
The top hits on August 01, 1982 were Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor, Rosanna by Toto, Hurts So Good by John Cougar in US and Come On Eileen by Dexy's Midnight Runners With The Emerald Express, Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor, Fame by Irene Cara in UK.