Thursday 4 November 1982
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Yohann Pelé and Rachel Reynolds.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Up Where We Belong by Joe Cocker.
In UK I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant was in the top 5 hits.
Creepshow, directed by George A. Romero, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Second Heaven by Judith Guest was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wild America.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Solar Quest or Name This Game Octopus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 November 1982 ?
- Yohann Pelé: French football/soccer goalkeeper, who spent most of his career at Le Mans (1999-2009) and currently plays for Sochaux in Ligue 2..
- Rachel Reynolds: Model.
- Devin Hester: American football player.
- Travis Van Winkle: American actor.
- Dominique Dunne: Actress (Poltergeist), murdered by boyfriend at 23.
- Ruud Lubbers becomes Dutch Premier
- Compaq Computer introduces the Compaq Portable PC, compatible with the IBM PC, though not violating the IBM BIOS copyright.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Joe Cocker - Up Where We Belong
- Men At Work - Who Can It Be Now?
- Olivia Newton-John - Heart Attack
- Michael McDonald - I Keep Forgettin'
- John Cougar - Jack & Diane
- The Alan Parsons Project - Eye In The Sky
- Neil Diamond - Heartlight
- America - You Can Do Magic
- Laura Branigan - Gloria
- Lionel Richie - Truly
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