Monday November 08, 1982
US date format: 11/8/1982, UK date format: 8/11/1982
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 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 Ted DiBiase Jr and Connie Fletcher.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Up Where We Belong by Joe Cocker.
In UK I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant was in the top 5 hits.
The Last Unicorn, directed by Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr., was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Different Seasons by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wild America.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mr. F. Lea or Slime.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 08, 1982?
- In Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA a falling meteorite pierces the roof of a house.
- Kenan Evren becomes the seventh president of Turkey as a result of constitution referandum. His former title was '''head of state'''.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 08, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing
- Lionel Richie - Truly
- Luther Vandross - Bad Boy/having A Party
- Diana Ross - Muscles
- Melba Moore - Love's Comin' At Ya
- Prince - 1999
- The Time - 777-9311
- Cheryl Lynn And Luther Vandross - If This World Were Mine
- Evelyn King - Love Come Down
- Michael McDonald - I Keep Forgettin' (every Time You're Near)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 08If November 08, 1982 is your birthday you're 37 years, 10 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 14 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?