Wednesday 2 May 1984
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Saulius Mikoliunas and Saulius Mikoliūnas.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) by Phil Collins.
In UK Hello by Lionel Richie was in the top 5 hits.
The Bounty, directed by Roger Donaldson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The March Of Folly by Barbara W. Tuchman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Six Centuries of Verse.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jet Set Willy or The Evil Dead.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 May 1984 ?
- Saint Zoe
- Saint Mafalda
- Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
- Saint Germanus
- Saints Exuperius and Zoe
- Saint Boris
- Saint Athanasius
- Indonesia - Indonesia National Education Day
- Iran - Teacher's Day
- Slovenia - second day of Labour Day
- Madrid Region - Day of the Region.
- Bah�'f Faith: Last day of the Festival of Ridv�n
- Poland - Flag Day, an official holiday to honour the Flag of Poland
- saint tsar Boris
- Saulius Mikoliunas: Lithuanian footballer.
- Saulius Mikoliūnas: Lithuanian footballer.
- Thabo Sefolosha: American basketball player.
- Piet van Aken: Flemish writer (Failing God, Niggers), dies at 64.
- Sunday in the Park with George opens at Booth NYC for 604 performances
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now)
- Lionel Richie - Hello
- Thompson Twins - Hold Me Now
- Kenny Loggins - Footloose
- Rick Springfield - Love Somebody
- Julio Iglesias - To All The Girls I've Loved Before
- The Cars - You Might Think
- Tracey Ullman - They Don't Know
- Deniece Williams - Let's Hear It For The Boy
- Culture Club - Miss Me Blind
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?