Friday February 03, 1984
US date format: 2/3/1984, UK date format: 3/2/1984
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 3, 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 Sara Carbonero and Derrick Levasseur.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Karma Chameleon by Culture Club.
In UK Relax by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was in the top 5 hits.
Mashaal, directed by Yash Chopra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Who Killed The Robins Family? by Thomas Chastain was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Alas Smith & Jones.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Montezuma's Revenge or Lode Runner.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 03, 1984?
- Saints Berlindis, Celsa and Nona.
- Japan - the festival of Setsubun before spring.
- United States - Four Chaplains Day.
- Saint Blaise, Catholics visit churches to have their throats blessed.
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- 10th Space Shuttle Mission (41B) - Challenger 4 launched
- Mattel announces it is selling its Intellivision video game business for US$20 million in cash to a group lead by Terrence Valeski, an executive of Mattel Electronics.
- STS-41-B: Space Shuttle Challenger is launched on the 10th space shuttle mission.
- John Buster and the research team at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center announce history's first embryo transfer, from one woman to another resulting in a live birth.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 03, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Culture Club - Karma Chameleon
- Yes - Owner Of A Lonely Heart
- The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep
- Kool & The Gang - Joanna
- Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride
- Elton John - I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues
- Lionel Richie - Running With The Night
- Genesis - That's All
- Christopher Cross - Think Of Laura
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Pink Houses
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 03If February 03, 1984 is your birthday you're 36 years, 7 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 14 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?