Monday 8 October 1984
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Domenik Hixon and Malcolm Shabazz.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder.
In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits.
Blood Simple., directed by Joel Coen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Superior Women by Alice Adams was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Big Deal.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3D Bomb Alley or Lode Runner.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 October 1984 ?
- French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
- Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
- RC Saints - Saint Susan of Blois
Famous Birthdays:08 October
- Frederick Brisson: Producer, dies at 71 after a stroke.
- 18th Country Music Association Award: Alabama wins
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Stevie Wonder - I Just Called To Say I Love You
- Prince - Let's Go Crazy
- The Cars - Drive
- Chicago - Hard Habit To Break
- Madonna - Lucky Star
- Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
- John Waite - Missing You
- Bruce Springsteen - Cover Me
- Sheila E. - The Glamorous Life
- Cyndi Lauper - She Bop
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Sport Games on 8 October 1984
- San Francisco 49ers - New York Giants : 31 - 10
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