Tuesday 2 October 1984
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 2, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Marion Bartoli and Peter Birney.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Let's Go Crazy by Prince.
In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits.
1984, directed by Michael Radford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while In God'S Name by David A. Yallop was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Mensch Bachmann.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3-D Bomberman or Mr. Kougar.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 October 1984
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 2 October 1984 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
- World Farm Animal Day
- Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
- Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
- French Republican Calendar - Pomme de terre (Potato) Day, eleventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- India - Gandhi Jayanti (birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, 1869)
- Marion Bartoli: French tennis player, she lost the 2007 Wimbledon final won by Venus Williams(after defeating Hénin in the semi-final).
- Peter Birney: American noted family, the first born twin and son of Meredith Baxter and David Birney.
- Mollie Birney: American noted family, the second twin and daughter of Meredith Baxter and David Birney.
- John Morris: Movie Actor.
- 3 Cosmonauts return after a record 237 days in orbit
- In 1st LCS game played with replacement umps, Cubs cbeat Padres 13-0
- Richard Miller becomes first (former) FBI agent charged with espionage.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince And The Revolution - Let's Go Crazy
- Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
- Stevie Wonder - I Just Called To Say I Love You
- Joyce Kennedy & Jeffrey Osborne - The Last Time I Made Love
- Alicia Myers - You Get The Best From Me
- Mtume - You, Me And He
- Chaka Khan - I Feel For You
- Diana Ross - Swept Away
- The S.O.S. Band - Just The Way You Like It
- Janet Jackson - Don't Stand Another Chance
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?