Wednesday September 05, 1984

US date format: 9/5/1984, UK date format: 5/9/1984

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 5, 1984). 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 Tomohiro Kaku and Dahvie Vanity. In that special week of September people in US were listening to What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner. In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits. Secret Honor, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while The Miko by Eric Van Lustbader was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Vereda Tropical. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Conan: Hall of Volta or Ballblazer.
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Historical Events

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  • 12th Space Shuttle Mission (41-D) - Discovery 1 - lands at Edwards Air Force Base.
  • Western Australia becomes the last Australian state to abolish capital punishment.
  • STS-41-D: The Space Shuttle Discovery lands after its maiden voyage.

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Movies

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Secret Honor

Secret Honor

Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Philip Baker Hall

A Soldier's Story

A Soldier's Story

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Howard E. Rollins Jr., Adolph Caesar, Art Evans, David Alan Grier

Amadeus

Amadeus

Directed by: Milos Forman

Starring: F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Roy Dotrice

Country: United States of America

The Warrior and the Sorceress

The Warrior and the Sorceress

Directed by: John C. Broderick

Starring: David Carradine, Luke Askew, Maria Socas, Anthony De Longis

Choose Me

Choose Me

Directed by: Alan Rudolph

Starring: Geneviève Bujold, Keith Carradine, Lesley Ann Warren, Patrick Bauchau

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TV Series

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Vereda Tropical

Vereda Tropical

Directed by: Javier Torre

Jeopardy!

Jeopardy!

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Starring: Alex Trebek, Johnny Gilbert

Country: United States of America

Voltron: Defender of the Universe

Voltron: Defender of the Universe

Chance in a Million

Chance in a Million

Muppet Babies

Muppet Babies

Days to next September 05

If September 05, 1984 is your birthday you're 36 years, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 8 days.
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Books

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The Miko by Eric Van Lustbader

The Miko

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A New York Times bestseller by the author of The Ninja: An American martial artist travels to Tokyo and becomes the target of an international conspiracy.

Good Morning, Merry Sunshine by Bob Greene

Good Morning, Merry Sunshine

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A father's journal of his child's first year.

The Bridge Across Forever by Richard Bach

The Bridge Across Forever

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More than one year on the New York Times bestseller list! Richard Bach's timeless and uplifting classic of hope and love"We're the bridge across forever, arching above the sea, adventuring for

Full Circle by Danielle Steel

Full Circle

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The 1960s. Kennedy. Martin Luther King. Civil rights. Viet Nam. Tana Roberts comes of age in this turbulent decade, and begins a journey that will lead her from New York to the South during the heat

First Among Equals by Jeffrey Archer

First Among Equals

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Charles Seymour, second-born son, will never be the earl like his father, but he did inherit his mother's strength-and the will to realize his destiny...Simon

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

The Death Trap

The Death Trap

Platform: NEC PC-8801, NEC PC-9801, Fujitsu FM-7

Genre: Interactive fiction Visual novel Adventure game

Publisher: Square

Conan: Hall of Volta

Conan: Hall of Volta

Platform: PC-88, Apple II series, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64

Genre: action[1]/platform

Publisher: Datasoft

Ballblazer

Ballblazer

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari 5200, Atari 7800, Commodore 64, Famicom, MSX, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Action, Sports

Publisher: Atari

Cobra Command

Cobra Command

Platform: Arcade, Sega Mega-CD, Sega Saturn, PlayStation, iOS

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Data East (arcade version) Wolf Team, Sega (Mega-CD version) Ecseco (Saturn/PS1 versions) Revolutionary Concepts (iPhone OS version)

Gemstone Warrior

Gemstone Warrior

Platform: Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, Macintosh

Genre: Action Adventure Game

Publisher: SSI

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 05, 1984?

On September 05, 1984 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is September 05, 1984?

On September 05, 1984 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on September 05, 1984?

On September 05, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 05, 1984?

On September 05, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on September 05, 1984?

On September 05, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 05, 1984?

On September 05, 1984 several famous people were born including, Tomohiro Kaku, Shawn Hook, Dahvie Vanity.

What was the number one song in September 05, 1984?

The number one song in the week of September 05, 1984 was What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner in US and I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder in UK.

What were the top hits on September 05, 1984?

The top hits on September 05, 1984 were What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner, Missing You by John Waite, She Bop by Cyndi Lauper in US and I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder, Careless Whisper by George Michael, Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr in UK.


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