Sunday December 05, 1982
US date format: 12/5/1982, UK date format: 5/12/1982
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 5, 1982). 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 Keri Hilson and Eddy Curry.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Truly by Lionel Richie.
In UK Save Your Love by Renee & Renato was in the top 5 hits.
The Verdict, directed by Sidney Lumet, 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 Azurian Attack or B-17 Bomber.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 05, 1982?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- See more
- Herschel Walker of Georgia wins Heisman Trophy
- Mel Gray ends NFL streak of 121 consecutive game receptions.
- Seattle University Baptist Church declares sanctuary for Central American refugees.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 05, 1982?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Sport Games on December 05, 1982
- Atlanta Falcons - Denver Broncos : 34 - 27
- Buffalo Bills - Green Bay Packers : 21 - 33
- Cincinnati Bengals - Baltimore Colts : 20 - 17
- Dallas Cowboys - Washington Redskins : 24 - 10
- Houston Oilers - New York Giants : 14 - 17
Make this day unforgettable
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial
Days to next December 05If December 05, 1982 is your birthday you're 37 years, 9 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 12 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free
What videogames would you be playing back in the days?