Monday 6 December 1982
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Susie Stoddart and Robbie Gould.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Mickey by Toni Basil.
In UK Save Your Love by Renee & Renato was in the top 5 hits.
The Toy, directed by Richard Donner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Space by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Powerhouse.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crazy Chase (Europe) K.C.'s Krazy Chase! (US) or Chopper Command.
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Which were the important events of 6 December 1982 ?
- Spain - Constitution Day
- Belgium and the Netherlands celebrate Sinterklaas, a day on which a skinny version of Santa Claus gives the children oranges, candy and toys.
- Finland - Finland Independence Day (from Russia, 1917)
- Canada - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
- Also see December 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Saint Nicholas
- Susie Stoddart: Scottish racing driver.
- Robbie Gould: American football player.
- Alberto Contador: Spanish cyclist and three-time winner of the Tour de France, in 2007, 2009 and 2010.
- Wilmarie Sena: Reality Star.
- Ryan Carnes: American actor and producer.
- Sean Ervine: Zimbabwean cricketer
- Aaron Sandilands: Australian footballer
- Susie Wolff: Scottish race car driver
- 11 soldiers and 6 civilians die by bomb planted by Irish National Liberation Army exploded in a pub in Ballykelly, Northern Ireland
- Bomb attack on Londonderry, North Ireland disco, 17 killed
- Sen Ted and Joan Kennedy divorce
- Droppin Well bombing: The Irish National Liberation Army detonate a bomb in Ballykelly, Northern Ireland, killing eleven British soldiers and six civilians.
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