Monday 2 July 1984
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 2, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
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 The Witches Of Eastwick by John Updike was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Out of Control.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bozo's Night Out or Cheyenne.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 July 1984
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Which were the important events of 2 July 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.
- Johnny Weir: American figure skater.
- Vanessa Lee Chester: American actress.
- Elise Stefanik: Politician.
- Vanessa Chester: American actress.
- Thomas Kortegaard: Danish footballer.
- Standard Oil of California changes its company name to Chevron.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1984 ?
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 #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
- Jump (For My Love) - The Pointer Sisters
- 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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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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