Monday December 06, 1982
US date format: 12/6/1982, UK date format: 6/12/1982
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 6, 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 Alberto Contador and Ryan Kennedy.
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.
Fanny and Alexander, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Deadeye Dick by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wild America.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Joust or RealSports Football.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 06, 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
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- 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.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 06, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing
- Lionel Richie - Truly
- Michael Jackson And Paul McCartney - The Girl Is Mine
- Diana Ross - Muscles
- Prince - 1999
- Janet Jackson - Young Love
- Vanity 6 - Nasty Girl
- Luther Vandross - Bad Boy/having A Party
- Kool & The Gang - Let's Go Dancin' (ooh La, La, La)
- Zapp - Doo Wa Ditty (blow That Thing)
Sport Games on December 06, 1982
- New York Jets - Detroit Lions : 28 - 13
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 06If December 06, 1982 is your birthday you're 37 years, 9 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 8 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 06, 1982?
On December 06, 1982 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is December 06, 1982?
On December 06, 1982 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 06, 1982?
On December 06, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 06, 1982?
On December 06, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 06, 1982?
On December 06, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 06, 1982?
On December 06, 1982 several famous people were born including, Alberto Contador, Ryan Kennedy, Wilmarie Sena.
What was the number one song in December 06, 1982?
The number one song in the week of December 06, 1982 was Mickey by Toni Basil in US and Save Your Love by Renee & Renato in UK.
What were the top hits on December 06, 1982?
The top hits on December 06, 1982 were Mickey by Toni Basil, Gloria by Laura Branigan, Maneater by Daryl Hall & John Oates in US and Save Your Love by Renee & Renato, Beat Surrender by The Jam, Mirror Man by The Human League in UK.