Wednesday February 02, 1983
US date format: 2/2/1983, UK date format: 2/2/1983
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 2, 1983). 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 Carolina Klüft and Alex Westaway.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Africa by Toto.
In UK Too Shy by Kajagoogoo was in the top 5 hits.
Videodrome, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Jane Fonda'S Workout Book For Pregnancy, Birth And Recovery by Femmy DeLyser was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Hard Word.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ghost Manor or Knights of the Desert.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 02, 1983?
- Ancient Latvia - Veja Diena observed.
- St. Adelbald
- Catholicism - Candlemas, The Presentation of the Lord, The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, World Day for Consecrated Life (also February 3 in the United States).
- United States and Canada - Groundhog Day.
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- Chicago Absp Joseph L Bernardin is among 18 new cardinals invested
- Pope John Paul II names 18 new cardinals.
- Giovanni Vigliotto goes on trial for multiple counts of bigamy involving 105 women.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 02, 1983?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Gap Band - Outstanding
- Evelyn King - Betcha She Don't Love You
- Tyrone Davis - Are You Serious
- Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing
- Chaka Khan - Got To Be There
- Sonny Charles - Put It In A Magazine
- Ray Parker Jr. - Bad Boy
- Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
- Michael Jackson And Paul McCartney - The Girl Is Mine
- Patti Austin With James Ingram - Baby, Come To Me
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 02If February 02, 1983 is your birthday you're 37 years, 7 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 4 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 February 02, 1983?
On February 02, 1983 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is February 02, 1983?
On February 02, 1983 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 02, 1983?
On February 02, 1983 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 02, 1983?
On February 02, 1983 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 02, 1983?
On February 02, 1983 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 02, 1983?
On February 02, 1983 several famous people were born including, Carolina Klüft, Will South, Alex Westaway.
Which famous people died on February 02, 1983?
Famous people died on February 02, 1983 include, Roy Horb, Sam Chatman, Sam Chatmon.
What was the number one song in February 02, 1983?
The number one song in the week of February 02, 1983 was Africa by Toto in US and Too Shy by Kajagoogoo in UK.
What were the top hits on February 02, 1983?
The top hits on February 02, 1983 were Africa by Toto, Down Under by Men At Work, Sexual Healing by Marvin Gaye in US and Too Shy by Kajagoogoo, Down Under by Men At Work, Billie Jean by Michael Jackson in UK.