Thursday June 02, 1983

US date format: 6/2/1983, UK date format: 2/6/1983

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 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 Brooke White and Yuliya Snigir. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Flashdance...What A Feeling by Irene Cara. In UK Every Breath You Take by The Police was in the top 5 hits. Trading Places, directed by John Landis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983 while White Gold Wielder by Stephen R. Donaldson was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Shades of Darkness. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Capture The Flag or 3D Tunnel.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
  • Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
  • Xenia name day in Slovakia.
  • The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.

Events

  • 1980 movie Attack of the Killer Tomatoes, released in Germany
  • Toilet catches fire on Air Canada's DC-9, 23 die at Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Movies

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Trading Places

Trading Places

Directed by: John Landis

Starring: Eddie Murphy, Dan Aykroyd, Ralph Bellamy, Don Ameche

Country: United States of America

Octopussy

Octopussy

Directed by: John Glen

Starring: Roger Moore, Maud Adams, Louis Jourdan, Kristina Wayborn

Country: United States of America

Warriors of the Wasteland

Warriors of the Wasteland

Directed by: Enzo G. Castellari

Starring: Giancarlo Prete, Fred Williamson, George Eastman, Anna Kanakis

Dance of the Dwarfs

Dance of the Dwarfs

Directed by: Gus Trikonis

Starring: Deborah Raffin, Peter Fonda, John Amos, Carlos Palomino

Another Time, Another Place

Another Time, Another Place

Directed by: Michael Radford

Starring: Phyllis Logan, Giovanni Mauriello, Denise Coffey, Tom Watson

TV Series

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Shades of Darkness

Shades of Darkness

Directed by: Ian Adema

No Excuses

No Excuses

Directed by: Miguel Gaudencio

The Time of Your Life

The Time of Your Life

Directed by: H.C. Potter

Dream House

Dream House

Directed by: Jim Sheridan

Miyuki

Miyuki

Directed by: LLC RSquaredFilms

Days to next June 02

If June 02, 1983 is your birthday you're 37 years, 3 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 5 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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White Gold Wielder by Stephen R. Donaldson

White Gold Wielder

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Thomas Covenant knew that despite his failure on the Isle of The One Tree, he had to return to the Land and fight.

Megatrends by John Naisbitt

Megatrends

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Megatrends: Ten New Directions Transforming Our Lives

In Search Of Excellence by Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman Jr

In Search Of Excellence

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The "Greatest Business Book of All Time" (Bloomsbury UK), In Search of Excellence has long been a must-have for the boardroom, business school, and bedside table.Based

Heartburn by Nora Ephron

Heartburn

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Is it possible to write a sidesplitting novel about the breakup of the perfect marriage? If the writer is Nora Ephron, the answer is a resounding yes.

The Delta Star by Joseph Wambaugh

The Delta Star

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A prostitute, Missy Moonbeam, falls from the roof of the Wonderland Hotel, and in her diary is the phone number of Caltech, one of America's finest scientific institutions.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Game box front cover art

Game box front cover art

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: 2D overhead shooter

Publisher: Parker Brothers

Megapede

Megapede

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Softek

The Island

The Island

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Text adventure

Publisher: Crystal Computing

Capture The Flag

Capture The Flag

Platform: Atari 8-bit VIC-20 Commodore 64

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Sirius Software

3D Tunnel

3D Tunnel

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Arcade, Shoot 'em up

Publisher: New Generation Software

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 02, 1983?

On June 02, 1983 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is June 02, 1983?

On June 02, 1983 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 02, 1983?

On June 02, 1983 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 02, 1983?

On June 02, 1983 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 02, 1983?

On June 02, 1983 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 02, 1983?

On June 02, 1983 several famous people were born including, Brooke White, Yuliya Snigir, Christopher Higgins.

Which famous people died on June 02, 1983?

Famous people died on June 02, 1983 include, Stan Rogers.

What was the number one song in June 02, 1983?

The number one song in the week of June 02, 1983 was Flashdance...What A Feeling by Irene Cara in US and Every Breath You Take by The Police in UK.

What were the top hits on June 02, 1983?

The top hits on June 02, 1983 were Flashdance...What A Feeling by Irene Cara, Let's Dance by David Bowie, Overkill by Men At Work in US and Every Breath You Take by The Police, Bad Boys by Wham!, Baby Jane by Rod Stewart in UK.


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