Thursday 8 April 1982
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Judy Star .
In that special week of April people in US were listening to I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts.
In UK My Camera Never Lies by Bucks Fizz was in the top 5 hits.
Cat People, directed by Paul Schrader, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while The Parsifal Mosaic by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Icebound in the Antarctic.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing David's Midnight Magic or Spider Fighter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 April 1982 ?
- Saint Constance
- Buddha's Birthday in Japan
- Saint Walter of Pontoise (died 1099)
- Saint Julie Billiart of Namur (died 1816).
- Penguins 2-Isles 4-Preliminary-Isles hold 2-0 lead
- Tracy Caulkins (19) wins her 36th US swimming title.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'N Roll
- Go-Go's - We Got The Beat
- Vangelis - Chariots Of Fire - Titles
- The J. Geils Band - Freeze-Frame
- Olivia Newton-John - Make A Move On Me
- Rick Springfield - Don't Talk To Strangers
- Journey - Open Arms
- Stevie Wonder - That Girl
- Bertie Higgins - Key Largo
- Huey Lewis and the News - Do You Believe In Love
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