Tuesday February 08, 1983
US date format: 2/8/1983, UK date format: 8/2/1983
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 8, 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 Louise Glover and Diana Falzone Falzone.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Down Under by Men At Work.
In UK Too Shy by Kajagoogoo was in the top 5 hits.
Local Hero, directed by Bill Forsyth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Life, The Universe And Everything by Douglas Adams was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Hard Word.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Marvin's Maze or Flappy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 08, 1983?
- Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
- Saint Jerome Emiliani.
- Saint Juventius
- Saint Mengold of Huy
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- Wayne Gretzky sets NHL all star record of four goals in one period.
- 35th NHL All-Star Game: Campbell beats Wales 9-3 at New York Islanders.
- Baseball orders Mickey Mantle to sever ties with Claridge Casino.
- Eric Peters sets transatlantic sailboat record (East to West): 46 days.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 08, 1983?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
- Evelyn King - Betcha She Don't Love You
- The Gap Band - Outstanding
- Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing
- Chaka Khan - Got To Be There
- Ray Parker Jr. - Bad Boy
- Debarge - I Like It
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Fall In Love With Me
- Patti Austin With James Ingram - Baby, Come To Me
- Yarbrough & Peoples - Heartbeats
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 08If February 08, 1983 is your birthday you're 37 years, 7 months, 23 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 7 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 February 08, 1983?
On February 08, 1983 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is February 08, 1983?
On February 08, 1983 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 08, 1983?
On February 08, 1983 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 08, 1983?
On February 08, 1983 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 08, 1983?
On February 08, 1983 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 08, 1983?
On February 08, 1983 several famous people were born including, Louise Glover, Diana Falzone Falzone, Elina Partõka.
What was the number one song in February 08, 1983?
The number one song in the week of February 08, 1983 was Down Under by Men At Work in US and Too Shy by Kajagoogoo in UK.
What were the top hits on February 08, 1983?
The top hits on February 08, 1983 were Down Under by Men At Work, Baby, Come To Me by Patti Austin, Sexual Healing by Marvin Gaye in US and Too Shy by Kajagoogoo, Down Under by Men At Work, Billie Jean by Michael Jackson in UK.