Wednesday 3 March 1982
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jessica Biel and Martin Hauswald.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Centerfold by The J. Geils Band.
In UK The Lion Sleeps Tonight by Tight Fit was in the top 5 hits.
Evil Under the Sun, directed by Guy Hamilton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Cosmos by Carl Sagan was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Police Squad!.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jack the Giantkiller or Ali Baba and 40 Thieves.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 March 1982 ?
- United States - Bonza Bottler Day
- Bulgaria - Liberation Day.
- Malawi - Martyr's Day.
- Hinamatsuri - Japanese celebration day for girls.
- Jessica Biel: American actress, model and singer.
- Martin Hauswald: German footballer.
- Colton Orr: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Derreck Robinson: American football player.
- Georges Perec: French novelist, filmmaker, documentalist and essayist.
- Senate begins debate on expulsion of Sen Harrison Williams (D-NJ)
- US Senate begins debate on expulsion of Senator Harrison Williams (Democrat-New Jersey).
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The J. Geils Band - Centerfold
- Journey - Open Arms
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'N Roll
- The Cars - Shake It Up
- Stevie Wonder - That Girl
- Air Supply - Sweet Dreams
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)
- Diana Ross - Mirror, Mirror
- Dan Fogelberg - Leader Of The Band
- Little River Band - Take It Easy On Me
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