Monday 3 January 1983
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Katie McGrath and Tyra Misoux.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Maneater by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
In UK The Land Of Make Believe by Bucks Fizz was in the top 5 hits.
Xtro, directed by Harry Bromley Davenport, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Christine by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching No Problem!.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Archon: The Light and the Dark or Blue Max.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 3 January 1983 ?
- The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- The Festival of Sleep Day
- In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
- Feast day of St Genevieve
- In astronomy the approximate date of Earth's perihelion.
Famous Birthdays:03 January
- Kilauea begins slowly erupting on the Big Island of Hawaii and is still flowing as of 2008.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Bucks Fizz - The Land Of Make Believe
- Phil Collins - You Can't Hurry Love
- Men At Work - Down Under
- The Human League - Don't You Want Me
- Renee & Renato - Save Your Love
- Kool & The Gang - Get Down On It
- David Essex - A Winter's Tale
- Dollar - Mirror Mirror (Mon Amour)
- Eddy Grant - Electric Avenue
- Adam & The Ants - Ant Rap
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Sport Games on 3 January 1983
- Dallas Cowboys - Minnesota Vikings : 27 - 31
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?