Saturday December 08, 1984
US date format: 12/8/1984, UK date format: 8/12/1984
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 8, 1984). 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 Sam Hunt and Sam Hunt.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Out Of Touch by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid was in the top 5 hits.
Starman, directed by John Carpenter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Julie by Catherine Marshall was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Pogo 1104.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mugsy or Ben Bero Beh.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 08, 1984?
- Malta - Public Holiday.
- Panama - Mother's Day
- Romania - Constitution Day
- Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
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- Ringo appears on Saturday Night Live
- 73rd Australian Men's Tennis: Mats Wilander beats K Curren (6-7, 6-4, 7-6, 6-2).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 08, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Out Of Touch
- Wham! - Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go
- Chaka Khan - I Feel For You
- Duran Duran - Wild Boys
- Cyndi Lauper - All Through The Night
- Paul McCartney - No More Lonely Nights
- The Honeydrippers - Sea Of Love
- Lionel Richie - Penny Lover
- New Edition - Cool It Now
- Pat Benatar - We Belong
Top #5 songs in the UK
Sport Games on December 08, 1984
- Buffalo Bills - New York Jets : 17 - 21
- Minnesota Vikings - San Francisco 49ers : 7 - 51
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 08If December 08, 1984 is your birthday you're 35 years, 9 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 12 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?