Tuesday March 02, 1982
US date format: 3/2/1982, UK date format: 2/3/1982
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 2, 1982). 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 Élodie Bourgeois-Pin and Henrik Lundqvist.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Centerfold by The J. Geils Band.
In UK The Lion Sleeps Tonight by Tight Fit was in the top 5 hits.
Parasite, directed by Charles Band, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Remembrance by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Flashback.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Kangaroo or Box cover of Atari 2600 port.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 02, 1982?
- Blessed Charles the Good, Count of Flanders (+Bruges 1127)
- saint Jovinus
- Saint Abdalon
- Church of England - Saint Chad's Day.
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- Terror group "The Illuminated Path" frees 260 prisoners in Peru.
- 60th hat trick in New York Islanders' history-Bryan Trottier.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 02, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- The J. Geils Band - Centerfold
- Journey - Open Arms
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'N Roll
- The Cars - Shake It Up
- Stevie Wonder - That Girl
- Air Supply - Sweet Dreams
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)
- Diana Ross - Mirror, Mirror
- Dan Fogelberg - Leader Of The Band
- Little River Band - Take It Easy On Me
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stevie Wonder - That Girl
- Diana Ross - Mirror Mirror
- Skyy - Call Me
- Smokey Robinson - Tell Me Tomorrow - Part I
- Bobby Womack - If You Think You're Lonely
- Aurra - Make Up Your Mind
- Tom Tom Club - Genius Of Love
- The Time - Cool (Part 1)
- Lakeside - I Want To Hold Your Hand
- Luther Vandross - Don't You Know That?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 02If March 02, 1982 is your birthday you're 38 years, 7 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 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 March 02, 1982?
On March 02, 1982 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is March 02, 1982?
On March 02, 1982 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 02, 1982?
On March 02, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 02, 1982?
On March 02, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 02, 1982?
On March 02, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 02, 1982?
On March 02, 1982 several famous people were born including, Élodie Bourgeois-Pin, Henrik Lundqvist, Ashley Fires.
Which famous people died on March 02, 1982?
Famous people died on March 02, 1982 include, Philip K Dick, Philip K[indred] Dick.
What was the number one song in March 02, 1982?
The number one song in the week of March 02, 1982 was Centerfold by The J. Geils Band in US and The Lion Sleeps Tonight by Tight Fit in UK.
What were the top hits on March 02, 1982?
The top hits on March 02, 1982 were Centerfold by The J. Geils Band, Open Arms by Journey, I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts in US and The Lion Sleeps Tonight by Tight Fit, Seven Tears by Goombay Dance Band, Mickey by Toni Basil in UK.