Wednesday 3 August 1983
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Christophe Willem and Mamie Gummer.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Every Breath You Take by The Police.
In UK Give It Up by KC & The Sunshine Band was in the top 5 hits.
Risky Business, directed by Paul Brickman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Godplayer by Robin Cook was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Friday Night.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mined-Out or Frankenstein's Monster.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 August 1983 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
- Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
- St. Nicodemus
- Niger - Independence Day
- St. Walthen
- Christophe Willem: French singer, winner of the TV reality show "Nouvelle Star" (2006).
- Mamie Gummer: American actress.
- Sara Chase
- Michelle Buswell
- Mark Reynolds (baseball)
- Carolyn Jones: American actress, the daughter of Cloe Jeanette Southern, a housewife, and Julius Alfred Jones, a barber.
- John Sain of South Bend, Indiana builds 3.91m house of cards.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Police - Every Breath You Take
- Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
- Donna Summer - She Works Hard For The Money
- Duran Duran - Is There Something I Should Know
- Irene Cara - Flashdance...What A Feeling
- Eddy Grant - Electric Avenue
- Michael Sembello - Maniac
- Sergio Mendes - Never Gonna Let You Go
- Stevie Nicks - Stand Back
- Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'
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