Sunday December 02, 1984

US date format: 12/2/1984, UK date format: 2/12/1984

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 2, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Candice Pascal and Action Bronson. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go by Wham!. In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid was in the top 5 hits. Dune, directed by David Lynch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while Pieces Of My Mind by Andrew A. Rooney was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pogo 1104. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ben Bero Beh or Ducks Ahoy!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1984 or at December 02 across the years.

likes
Like this date if it is important to you!

Have a look at the old newspapers from December 02, 1984 and get them!

Get historic newspapers from December 02, 1984
The Times

Discover our US newspaper digital archive from December 02, 1984

Browse US newspapers from December 02, 1984
historic newspapers
pic

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

See other popular movies of the week

Dune

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Kyle MacLachlan, Virginia Madsen, Francesca Annis, Leonardo Cimino

Country: United States of America

The Cotton Club

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

Starring: Richard Gere, Gregory Hines, Diane Lane, Lonette McKee

Country: United States of America

City Heat

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Burt Reynolds, Jane Alexander, Madeline Kahn

Nomad Riders

Directed by: Frank Roach

Starring: Tony Laschi, Wayne Chema, Richard Kluck, Ron Gregg

Beverly Hills Cop

Directed by: Martin Brest

Starring: Eddie Murphy, Judge Reinhold, John Ashton, Lisa Eilbacher

Country: United States of America

history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of December 02, 1984?


    Holidays

  • Laos - National Day
  • United Arab Emirates - National Day (independence from Britain, 1971)
  • R.C. Saints - St Bibiana

    Events

  • 4th meeting of Giants-Jets, Giants even series at 2 with 20-10 win
Sport Games on December 02, 1984

Sport Games on December 02, 1984


    NFL

    American Football
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Cleveland Browns : 20 - 17
  • Dallas Cowboys - Philadelphia Eagles : 26 - 10
  • Denver Broncos - Kansas City Chiefs : 13 - 16
  • Detroit Lions - Seattle Seahawks : 17 - 38
  • Indianapolis Colts - Buffalo Bills : 15 - 21
  • See all American Football game results of December 02, 1984

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Pogo 1104

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Pushing Up Daisies

Directed by: Selina Barker

Lucky Luke

Directed by: Terence Hill

Mensch Bachmann

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1984?

Books

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

Pieces Of My Mind

By: Andrew A. Rooney

Pieces of My Mind, by Rooney, Andy

The Talisman

By: Stephen King and Peter Straub

The iconic, “extraordinary” (The Washington Post) collaboration between #1 bestselling author Stephen King and Peter Straub—an epic thriller about a young boy’s quest to save his mother’s life.

One Writer'S Beginnings

By: Eudora Welty

ONE WRITER'S BEGINNINGS, EUDORA WELTY, 1985 EDITION, NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER.

Ride A Pale Horse

By: Helen MacInnes

When journalist Karen Cornell is invited to a peace conference in Prague, she only goes on the understanding that she will be granted a valuable interview.

The Bridge Across Forever

By: Richard Bach

More than one year on the New York Times bestseller list! Richard Bach's timeless and uplifting classic of hope and love"We're the bridge across forever, arching above the sea, adventuring for

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Ben Bero Beh

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Taito

Bruce Lee

Platform: Atari 8-bit family, MSX, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, C64, MS-DOS, Apple II series, PC-88

Genre: Platformer, beat 'em up

Publisher: Datasoft Inc, U.S. Gold, Comptiq

Ducks Ahoy!

Platform: Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64

Genre: Action

The Black Onyx

Platform: Game Boy Color, MSX, Famicom, PC-6001, PC-8801, PC-9801, SG-1000

Genre: Role-playing game

Publisher: Bullet-Proof Software

Castle Nightmare

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Maze

Publisher: RSC Soft


Like this date if it is important to you!
likes