Tuesday January 04, 1983
US date format: 1/4/1983, UK date format: 4/1/1983
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 4, 1983). 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 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 Life Sentences by Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wild America.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing In Search of the Most Amazing Thing or Dragonriders of Pern.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 04, 1983?
- Spaghetti Day
- Ogoni Day
- The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton
- US Football League holds its first player draft.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 04, 1983?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing
- Lionel Richie - Truly
- Michael Jackson And Paul McCartney - The Girl Is Mine
- Prince - 1999
- Sonny Charles - Put It In A Magazine
- Janet Jackson - Young Love
- Kool & The Gang - Let's Go Dancin' (ooh La, La, La)
- Chaka Khan - Got To Be There
- Barkays - Do It (let Me See You Shake)
- Tyrone Davis - Are You Serious
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 04If January 04, 1983 is your birthday you're 37 years, 8 months, 21 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 10 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?