Wednesday May 04, 1983
US date format: 5/4/1983, UK date format: 4/5/1983
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 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 Lydia Warren and Julien Malzieu.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Beat It by Michael Jackson.
In UK True by Spandau Ballet was in the top 5 hits.
Breathless, directed by Jim McBride, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Blue Highways by William Least Heat Moon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Time of Your Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing A.D. 2083 or Championship Lode Runner.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 04, 1983?
- Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
- Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- International Firefighters' Day.
- Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
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- Nino Sanzogno: Italian conductor and composer (d....
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 04, 1983?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- George Clinton Featuring Coolio - Atomic Dog
- Champaign - Try Again
- Michael Jackson - Beat It
- The Whispers - Tonight
- New Edition - Candy Girl
- Jarreau - Mornin'
- The Isley Brothers - Between The Sheets
- Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Save The Overtime (For Me)
- Kashif - I Just Gotta Have You (Lover Turn Me On)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 04If May 04, 1983 is your birthday you're 37 years, 4 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 13 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?