Monday July 02, 1984
US date format: 7/2/1984, UK date format: 2/7/1984
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 2, 1984). 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 Johnny Weir and Vanessa Lee Chester.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to When Doves Cry by Prince.
In UK Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was in the top 5 hits.
The Last Starfighter, directed by Nick Castle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Wired by Bob Woodward was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Superstar.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Learning with FuzzyWOMP or Karateka.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 02, 1984?
- Feast Day of St. John Regis
- Originally, in the Roman Catholic Church, the Feast of the Visitation was celebrated on this day, although it has since been transferred to May 31
- Palio di Provenzano in Siena, Italy
- Canada Day. Under the Holidays Act, Canada Day is always observed on July 1 unless that date falls on a Sunday, in which case it is observed on July 2.
- Standard Oil of California changes its company name to Chevron.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 02, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Prince - When Doves Cry
- Bruce Springsteen - Dancing In The Dark
- Pointer Sisters - Jump (For My Love)
- Laura Branigan - Self Control
- Duran Duran - The Reflex
- Billy Idol - Eyes Without A Face
- Cyndi Lauper - Time After Time
- Mike Reno & Ann Wilson - Almost Paradise
- Huey Lewis and the News - The Heart Of Rock & Roll
- ZZ Top - Legs
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince - When Doves Cry
- Jocelyn Brown - Somebody Else's Guy
- Patrice Rushen - Feels So Real (Won't Let Go)
- O'Bryan - Lovelite
- Ollie And Jerry - Breakin'...there's No Stopping Us
- Tina Turner - What's Love Got To Do With It
- The Pointer Sisters - Jump (For My Love)
- Deniece Williams - Let's Hear It For The Boy
- R.J.'S Latest Arrival - Shackles
- Cherelle - I Didn't Mean To Turn You On
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 02If July 02, 1984 is your birthday you're 36 years, 3 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months.
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 July 02, 1984?
On July 02, 1984 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is July 02, 1984?
On July 02, 1984 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 02, 1984?
On July 02, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 02, 1984?
On July 02, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on July 02, 1984?
On July 02, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 02, 1984?
On July 02, 1984 several famous people were born including, Johnny Weir, Vanessa Lee Chester, Thomas Kortegaard.
Which famous people died on July 02, 1984?
Famous people died on July 02, 1984 include, Ramiro Cortes, Paul Dozois.
What was the number one song in July 02, 1984?
The number one song in the week of July 02, 1984 was When Doves Cry by Prince in US and Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood in UK.
What were the top hits on July 02, 1984?
The top hits on July 02, 1984 were When Doves Cry by Prince, Dancing In The Dark by Bruce Springsteen, Jump (For My Love) by Pointer Sisters in US and Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Relax by Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Hole In My Shoe by neil in UK.