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Sunday January 1, 1984, NewYear’s Day

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 1, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Alex McKenna and Sayali Bhagat. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Say Say Say by Paul McCartney. In UK Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney was in the top 5 hits. Blue Thunder, directed by John Badham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while While Reagan Slept by Art Buchwald was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Fynbos. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Champion Boxing or Frogger II: ThreeeDeep!.
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What the sky looked like on 1 January 1984

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Blue Thunder

Directed by: John Badham

Starring: Roy Scheider, Warren Oates, Candy Clark, Daniel Stern

Country: United States

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Warrior of the Lost World

Directed by: David Worth

Starring: Robert Ginty, Persis Khambatta, Donald Pleasence, Fred Williamson

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Silkwood

Directed by: Mike Nichols

Starring: Meryl Streep, Kurt Russell, Cher, Craig T. Nelson

Country: United States

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Gorky Park

Directed by: Michael Apted

Starring: William Hurt, Lee Marvin, Brian Dennehy, Ian Bannen

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Uncommon Valor

Directed by: Ted Kotcheff

Starring: Gene Hackman, Patrick Swayze, Robert Stack, Fred Ward

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Fynbos

Directed by: Harry Patramanis

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Auf Wiedersehen, Pet

Written by: Franc Roddam

Directed by: Anthony Garner

Starring: Timothy Spall, Jimmy Nail, Tim Healy, Kevin Whately

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Die Super-Hitparade der Volksmusik

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Interference

Directed by: Nick Pilton

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Night Court

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 1 January 1984 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • New York City transit fare rises from 75 cents to 90 cents
  • The Sultanate of Brunei becomes independent of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
  • The original American Telephone & Telegraph Company is divested of its 22 Bell System companies as a result of the settlement of the 1974 United States Department of Justice antitrust suit against AT&T.

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Sport Games on 1 January 1984

NFL
American Football
  • Los Angeles Rams - Washington Redskins : 7 - 51
  • Pittsburgh Steelers - Los Angeles Raiders : 10 - 38
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 01, 1984 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

While Reagan Slept

By: Art Buchwald

A portrait of Ronald Reagan by the noted Washington columnist and humorist observes the fortieth president of the United States while he sleeps

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Megatrends

By: John Naisbitt

Megatrends: Ten New Directions Transforming Our Lives

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Who Killed The Robins Family?

By: Thomas Chastain

Mystery lovers are given a chance to unmask a killer and win a cash reward for the correct solution as they examine clues to the murder of eight members of the Robins family

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The Kingdom By The Sea

By: Paul Theroux

After eleven years as an American living in London, the renowned travel writer Paul Theroux set out to travel clockwise around the coast of Great Britain to find out what the

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

H.E.R.O.

Platform: Atari 2600, Apple II, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit family, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, MSX, Sega SG-1000, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Activision

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Frogger II: ThreeeDeep!

Platform: Apple II, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, ColecoVision, PC Booter

Genre: Action

Publisher: Parker Brothers, Sega

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Cybertron Mission

Cybertron Mission

Platform: Acorn Electron, BBC Micro, Commodore 64

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Micro Power

Champion Boxing

Champion Boxing

Platform: Arcade, Sega SG-1000,[1] MSX

Genre: Boxing, Sports, Fighting

Publisher: Sega

Dream House (video game)

Dream House (video game)

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Educational software

Publisher: CBS Electronics

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

The Dead Zone

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Strange Brew

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Dreamscape

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Romancing the Stone

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Conan the Destroyer

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