Friday May 06, 1983
US date format: 5/6/1983, UK date format: 6/5/1983
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 6, 1983). 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 Adrianne Palicki and Daniel Alves.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Beat It by Michael Jackson.
In UK True by Spandau Ballet was in the top 5 hits.
Breathless, directed by Jim McBride, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Banker by Dick Francis was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Time of Your Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chariot Race or Fraction Fever.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 06, 1983?
- Saint Justus
- Sinaites of Serbia
- New Martyr Demetrios of the Peloponnesus (d. 1803)
- Seraphim the Struggler of Mt. Domvu
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- The Hitler diaries are revealed as a hoax after examination by experts.
- ''Stern'' magazine publishes the quotHitler Diariesquot (which are later found to be forgeries).
- Kai Winding: Danish-born jazz trombonist and composer...
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 06, 1983?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- George Clinton Featuring Coolio - Atomic Dog
- Champaign - Try Again
- Michael Jackson - Beat It
- The Whispers - Tonight
- New Edition - Candy Girl
- Jarreau - Mornin'
- The Isley Brothers - Between The Sheets
- Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Save The Overtime (For Me)
- Kashif - I Just Gotta Have You (Lover Turn Me On)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 06If May 06, 1983 is your birthday you're 37 years, 4 months, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 18 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?