Tuesday October 02, 1984
US date format: 10/2/1984, UK date format: 2/10/1984
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 2, 1984). 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 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 Avalon The 3D Adventure Movie or Cheyenne.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 02, 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)
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- In 1st LCS game played with replacement umps, Cubs cbeat Padres 13-0
- Richard Miller becomes first (former) FBI agent charged with espionage.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 02, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
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
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 02If October 02, 1984 is your birthday you're 35 years, 11 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 12 days.
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?