Monday May 03, 1982
US date format: 5/3/1982, UK date format: 3/5/1982
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 3, 1982). 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 Joey montana and Igor Olshansky.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Chariots Of Fire - Titles by Vangelis.
In UK Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits.
The Return of Martin Guerre, directed by Daniel Vigne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Years Of Upheaval by Henry Kissinger was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Los gozos y las sombras.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Rip-Off or Raiders of the Lost Ark.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 03, 1982?
- Saint Apostle James the Lesser
- Black Madonna of Cz?stochowa Queen and Protector of Poland (since April 1, 1656)
- Antonia and Alexander (martyrs of 313)
- Saint Emily Bicchiere (1238 - 1314
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- US President Ronald Reagan begins five-minute weekly radio broadcasts.
- New York Times reports that military will get 25 percent of NASA's budget.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 03, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Vangelis - Chariots Of Fire - Titles
- Paul McCartney - Ebony And Ivory
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'N Roll
- Rick Springfield - Don't Talk To Strangers
- The J. Geils Band - Freeze-Frame
- Tommy Tutone - 867-5309/Jenny
- Go-Go's - We Got The Beat
- Paul Davis - '65 Love Affair
- Charlene - I've Never Been To Me
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Did It In A Minute
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Richard "Dimples" Fields - If It Ain't One Thing...It's Another
- Atlantic Starr - Circles
- Ray Parker Jr. - The Other Woman
- Patrice Rushen - Forget Me Nots
- Deniece Williams - It's Gonna Take A Miracle
- Stevie Wonder - That Girl
- Kool & The Gang - Get Down On It
- Shalamar - A Night To Remember
- Cheri - Murphy's Law
- A Taste Of Honey - I'll Try Something New
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 03If May 03, 1982 is your birthday you're 38 years, 4 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 7 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?