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Tuesday 4 January 1983

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 4, 1983). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kerry Condon and Richard Rankin. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Maneater by Daryl Hall & John Oates. In UK You Can't Hurry Love by Phil Collins was in the top 5 hits. Notturno, directed by Giorgio Bontempi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983 while Second Heaven by Judith Guest was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Treasure Hunt. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Barmy Burgers or Beyond the Tesseract.
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What the sky looked like on 4 January 1983

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


Directed by: Giorgio Bontempi

Starring: Tony Musante, Claudio Cassinelli, Omero Antonutti, Fiorenza Marchegiani

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Sweet 16

Directed by: Jim Sotos

Starring: Bo Hopkins, Susan Strasberg, Patrick Macnee, Don Stroud

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La colmena

Directed by: Mario Camus

Starring: Victoria Abril, Ana Belén, Concha Velasco, Francisco Rabal

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Directed by: Shakti Samanta

Starring: Sanjeev Kumar, Rati Agnihotri, Arun Govil, Madan Puri

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Directed by: Jeannot Szwarc

Starring: Martin Sheen, Sam Neill, Brigitte Fossey, Derek Jacobi

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TV Series

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

Treasure Hunt

Directed by: John Paddy Carstairs

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The Joy of Painting

Starring: Bob Ross

Country: United States

To minore tis avgis

Written by: Vangelis Goufas, Fotis Mesthenaios

Directed by: Fotis Mesthenaios

Starring: Antonis Kafetzopoulos, Dimitris Katalifos, Giannis Zavradinos, Dina Konsta

Fraggle Rock

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 January 1983 ?

  • Spaghetti Day
  • Ogoni Day
  • The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
  • Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton
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  • US Football League holds its first player draft.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 04, 1983 - Geocentric view

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Second Heaven

By: Judith Guest

Attorney Michael Atwood, divorced father of two, joins with divorcee Cat Holzman to help Gale Murray, a deeply troubled boy trapped by his parents, the law, and despair

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Return of the Jedi

By: James Kahn

Luke Skywalker and his friends in the Rebel Alliance formulate a daring plan to battle with the Empire and its evil leaders, Darth Vader and the Emperor.

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Goodbye, Mickey Mouse

By: Len Deighton

Deighton's historical fiction Goodbye, Mickey Mouse vividly evokes wartime England. In the winter of 1943-44, a group of American fighter pilots flies escort missions over Germany--among them the deeply reserved Captain

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Atlantic High

By: William F. Buckley Jr

Atlantic High is ostensibly the tale of Buckley's 1980 voyage across the Atlantic Ocean, a recond of Buckley's meditations on the pleasures of sailing and the importance of good company.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Barmy Burgers

Barmy Burgers

Platform: ZX Spectrum Dragon 32/64

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Blaby Computer Games

Ghost Manor

Platform: Atari 2600, Vic-20

Genre: Action

Publisher: Xonox

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Libble Rabble

Platform: Arcade, FM Towns Marty, X68000, Super Famicom, Virtual Console

Genre: Action

Publisher: Namco

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Beyond the Tesseract

Beyond the Tesseract

Platform: TRS-80, MS-DOS, Atari ST

Genre: Surreal

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Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: 2D overhead shooter

Publisher: Parker Brothers

Home videos

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


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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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