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Thursday 4 August 1983

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 4, 1983). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Greta Gerwig and Adhir Kalyan. 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. Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, directed by Kundan Shah, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983 while Hollywood Wives by Jackie Collins was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Vom Webstuhl zur Weltmacht. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cassette 50 or Automonopoli/Go to Jail.
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What the sky looked like on 4 August 1983

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro

Directed by: Kundan Shah

Starring: Naseeruddin Shah, Ravi Baswani, Bhakti Barve, Satish Shah

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Cujo

Directed by: Lewis Teague

Starring: Dee Wallace, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Danny Pintauro, Christopher Stone

Country: United States

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Hercules

Directed by: Luigi Cozzi

Starring: Lou Ferrigno, Brad Harris, Sybil Danning, Rossana Podestà

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Confidentially Yours

Directed by: François Truffaut

Starring: Fanny Ardant, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Jean-Pierre Kalfon, Philippe Laudenbach

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Risky Business

Directed by: Paul Brickman

Starring: Tom Cruise, Rebecca De Mornay, Joe Pantoliano, Richard Masur

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Vom Webstuhl zur Weltmacht

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Moschops

Directed by: Jim Trainor

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Shades of Darkness

Directed by: Ian Adema

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No Excuses

Directed by: Miguel Gaudencio

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But dou san hung

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 August 1983 ?

Holidays:
  • Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
  • El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
  • Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
  • Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
  • St. Luanus/Lugid
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Bettino Craxi sworn in as Premier of Italy
  • Revolution in Burkina
  • While warming up before 5th inning Yankee Dave Winfield accidentally kills a seagull

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on August 04, 1983 - Geocentric view

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Books

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Hollywood Wives

By: Jackie Collins

They lunch at Ma Maison and the Bistro on salads and hot gossip. They cruise Rodeo Drive in their Mercedes and Rolls, turning shopping at Giorgio and Gucci into an art

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The Warlord

By: Malcolm Bosse

The Warlord

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Heartburn

By: Nora Ephron

Is it possible to write a sidesplitting novel about the breakup of the perfect marriage? If the writer is Nora Ephron, the answer is a resounding yes.

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The F-Plan Diet

By: Audrey Eyton

246 pages Publisher: Crown Publishers, Inc.; 1st edition (December 12, 1988) Language: English: Here is the most important diet breakthrough in decades- the diet Family Circle says "remarkably effective, and healthy

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cassette 50

Cassette 50

Platform: Acorn Electron, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Dragon 32, Oric 1, Oric Atmos, Vic 20, ZX81, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Compilation

Publisher: Cascade Games Ltd

Hover Bovver

Hover Bovver

Platform: Atari 8-bit, C64, Windows

Genre: Action / Puzzle

Publisher: Llamasoft

Automonopoli/Go to Jail

Automonopoli/Go to Jail

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Publisher: Automata UK (1983)

Harrier Attack

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, Oric 1, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Flight simulator

Publisher: Durell Software

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Maziacs

Maziacs

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, MSX

Genre: Action adventure game

Publisher: dk'tronics

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Creepshow

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Flashdance

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Risky Business

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The Secret of NIMH

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Twilight Zone: The Movie

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