Friday 7 October 1983
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Flying Lotus and Archie Bland.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Total Eclipse Of The Heart by Bonnie Tyler.
In UK Karma Chameleon by Culture Club was in the top 5 hits.
Possession, directed by Andrzej Zulawski, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Outrageous Acts And Everyday Rebellions by Gloria Steinem was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Price iz Nepricave.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alpha Blaster or Astron Belt.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 October 1983 ?
- Flying Lotus: American electronic music producer.
- Archie Bland: English journalist and author.
- Dwayne Bravo: Trinidadian cricketer.
- Lotus: American rapper DJ and producer.
- Scottie Upshall: Canadian ice hockey player.
- In New York, a magnitude 5.3 earthquake occurs.
- A plan to abolish the Greater London Council is announced.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bonnie Tyler - Total Eclipse Of The Heart
- Air Supply - Making Love Out Of Nothing At All
- The Police - King Of Pain
- Spandau Ballet - True
- Stray Cats - (She's) Sexy + 17
- Kenny Rogers - Islands In The Stream
- Billy Joel - Tell Her About It
- Men Without Hats - The Safety Dance
- The Fixx - One Thing Leads To Another
- Frank Stallone - Far From Over
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