Tuesday June 08, 1982

US date format: 6/8/1982, UK date format: 8/6/1982

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 8, 1982). 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 Claudia Lynx and Nadia Petrova. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney. In UK Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant was in the top 5 hits. Monkey Grip, directed by Ken Cameron, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982 while Twice Shy by Dick Francis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Los gozos y las sombras. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cave of the Word Wizard or Operation Sabotage.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
  • World Ocean Day.
  • Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
  • Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
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Events

  • 36th NBA Championship: LA Lakers beat Philadelphia 76ers, 4 games to 2
  • Brazilian B-727 flight crashes into mountain; 135 die
  • Emmy 9th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 3rd time
  • Reagan addresses joint session of British Parliament
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Movies

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Monkey Grip

Monkey Grip

Directed by: Ken Cameron

Starring: Noni Hazlehurst, Colin Friels, Alice Garner, Harold Hopkins

Author! Author!

Author! Author!

Directed by: Arthur Hiller

Starring: Al Pacino, Dyan Cannon, Tuesday Weld, Bob Dishy

Firefox

Firefox

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Freddie Jones, David Huffman, Warren Clarke

Country: United States of America

Grease 2

Grease 2

Directed by: Patricia Birch

Starring: Michelle Pfeiffer, Maxwell Caulfield, Lorna Luft, Maureen Teefy

Country: United States of America

Forgive and Forget

Forgive and Forget

Directed by: Eddie Garcia

Starring: Sharon Cuneta, William Martinez, Nida Blanca, Nestor de Villa

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TV Series

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Los gozos y las sombras

Los gozos y las sombras

Starring: Eusebio Poncela, Carlos Larrañaga, Charo López, Rafael Alonso

Country: Spain

Middletown

Middletown

Directed by: Brian Kirk

The Mississippi

The Mississippi

Ronny's Pop Show

Ronny's Pop Show

There's Nothing to Worry About!

There's Nothing to Worry About!

Days to next June 08

If June 08, 1982 is your birthday you're 38 years, 3 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 16 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Twice Shy by Dick Francis

Twice Shy

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A computerized horse-betting system falls into Jonathan Derry's hands--and unless he returns it to the rightful owners, the odds of his survival are slim to none.

The Prodigal Daughter by Jeffrey Archer

The Prodigal Daughter

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With a will of steel, Polish immigrant Florentyna Rosnovski is indeed Abel's daughter. She shares with her father a love of America, his ideals, and his dream for the future.

Spring Moon by Bette Bao Lord

Spring Moon

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At a time of mystery and cruelty ... in an ancient land of breathtaking beauty and exotic surprise ... a courageous woman triumphs over her world's ultimate tragedy.Behind

The I Love New York Diet by Bess Myerson and Bill Adler

The I Love New York Diet

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Safer than the FAD diet and it works better. Recommended by leading drs.

Dinner At The Homesick Restaurant by Anne Tyler

Dinner At The Homesick Restaurant

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“Beautiful . . . funny, heart-hammering, wise . . . superb entertainment.” –The New York Times“A book that should join those few that every literate person will have to read.”–The

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

3D Monster Maze

3D Monster Maze

Platform: Sinclair ZX81

Genre: 3D first-person adventure

Publisher: J. K. Greye Software

Cave of the Word Wizard

Cave of the Word Wizard

Platform: C64

Genre: Education: Spelling

Publisher: Timeworks, Inc.

Operation Sabotage

Operation Sabotage

Platform: TRS-80, Atari 800, Apple II

Genre: Text adventure

Publisher: SoftSide

Quantum

Quantum

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Skill

Publisher: Atari

Eggomania

Eggomania

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Action, Arcade

Publisher: US Games


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