Wednesday 4 July 1984, US Independence Day
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 4, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jin Akanishi and Lui Calibre.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to When Doves Cry by Prince.
In UK Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was in the top 5 hits.
The Last Starfighter, directed by Nick Castle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Butter Battle Book by Dr. Seuss was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Out of Control.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gremlins or Kung-Fu Heroes.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 July 1984
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Which were the important events of 4 July 1984 ?
- Filipino-American Friendship Day
- In astronomy, the approximate date of Earth's aphelion.
- United States and Denmark - Independence Day (1776)
- Jin Akanishi: Japanese singer-songwriter and actor (KAT-TUN and Lands).
- Lui Calibre: YouTube Star.
- Gina Glocksen: American Idol finalist.
- Miguel Soares: Timorese footballer.
- Funeral for S Nakagawa and burial half his ashes next to N Senzaki
- Kallicharran gets 206 and 6-32 in a NatWest Trophy game
- New York Yankee Phil Niekro is 9th to strikeout 3,000
- Yuri Sedykh of USSR throws hammer a record 86.33 metres.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Prince - When Doves Cry
- Bruce Springsteen - Dancing In The Dark
- Pointer Sisters - Jump (For My Love)
- Laura Branigan - Self Control
- Duran Duran - The Reflex
- Billy Idol - Eyes Without A Face
- Cyndi Lauper - Time After Time
- Mike Reno & Ann Wilson - Almost Paradise
- Huey Lewis and the News - The Heart Of Rock & Roll
- ZZ Top - Legs
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince - When Doves Cry
- Jocelyn Brown - Somebody Else's Guy
- Patrice Rushen - Feels So Real (Won't Let Go)
- O'Bryan - Lovelite
- Ollie And Jerry - Breakin'...there's No Stopping Us
- Tina Turner - What's Love Got To Do With It
- Jump (For My Love) - The Pointer Sisters
- Deniece Williams - Let's Hear It For The Boy
- R.J.'S Latest Arrival - Shackles
- Cherelle - I Didn't Mean To Turn You On
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?