Sunday January 02, 1983
US date format: 1/2/1983, UK date format: 2/1/1983
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 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 Kate Bosworth and Andrew Ebbett.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Say Say Say by Paul McCartney.
In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid was in the top 5 hits.
Midnight, directed by John A. Russo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Berlin Game by Len Deighton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Treasure Hunt.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hunchback or Angler.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 02, 1983?
- New Zealand ? Statutory holiday, Second day of New Year.
- United States - Bonza Bottler Day.
- Slovenia ? Second day of New Year.
- Scotland ? Second day of the Hogmanay Bank Holiday.
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- Annie closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 2,377 performances
- Sophisticated Ladies closes at Lunt-Fontanne NYC after 767 performances
- Ken Anderson of Cincinnati, Ohio completes record 20 consecutive passes.
- Don Muraco beats Pedro Morales to become WWF Intercontinental Champ.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 02, 1983?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - Say Say Say
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Say It Isn't So
- Duran Duran - Union Of The Snake
- Yes - Owner Of A Lonely Heart
- Lionel Richie - All Night Long (All Night)
- Billy Joel - Uptown Girl
- Pat Benatar - Love Is A Battlefield
- Olivia Newton-John - Twist Of Fate
- The Rolling Stones - Undercover Of The Night
- Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Paul McCartney - Pipes Of Peace
- Band Aid - Do They Know It's Christmas?
- Frankie Goes To Hollywood - The Power Of Love
- Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Relax
- Howard Jones - What Is Love
- Wham! - Last Christmas / Everything She Wants
- Joe Fagin - That's Livin' Alright (From 'Auf Wiedershen Pet')
- Paul McCartney & The Frog Chorus - We All Stand Together
- Shaky & Bonnie - A Rockin' Good Way
- Madonna - Like A Virgin
Sport Games on January 02, 1983
- Atlanta Falcons - New Orleans Saints : 6 - 35
- Buffalo Bills - New England Patriots : 19 - 30
- Chicago Bears - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 23 - 26
- Cincinnati Bengals - Houston Oilers : 35 - 27
- Cleveland Browns - Pittsburgh Steelers : 21 - 37
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 02If January 02, 1983 is your birthday you're 37 years, 8 months, 25 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 6 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 January 02, 1983?
On January 02, 1983 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is January 02, 1983?
On January 02, 1983 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 02, 1983?
On January 02, 1983 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 02, 1983?
On January 02, 1983 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 02, 1983?
On January 02, 1983 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 02, 1983?
On January 02, 1983 several famous people were born including, Kate Bosworth, Andrew Ebbett, Alfredo Rios
Which famous people died on January 02, 1983?
Famous people died on January 02, 1983 include, Dick Emery, Harriet Parsons, Bernard George Stevens
What was the number one song in January 02, 1983?
The number one song in the week of January 02, 1983 was Say Say Say by Paul McCartney in US and Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid in UK
What were the top hits on January 02, 1983?
The top hits on January 02, 1983 were Say Say Say by Paul McCartney, Say It Isn't So by Daryl Hall & John Oates, Union Of The Snake by Duran Duran in US and Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid, Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney, The Power Of Love by Frankie Goes To Hollywood in UK