Monday 9 August 1982
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kanstantsin Siutsou and Tyson Gay.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor.
In UK Come On Eileen by Dexy's Midnight Runners With The Emerald Express was in the top 5 hits.
The Beastmaster, directed by Don Coscarelli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Friday by Robert A. Heinlein was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Filthy Rich.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Bilestoad or Pitfall!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 August 1982 ?
- St. Nathy (or David)
- Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
- St. Fedlimid/Felimy
- St. Romanus Ostiarius
- St. Edith Stein
- Singapore: National Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Jean Vianney
- Kanstantsin Siutsou: Belorussian cyclist.
- Tyson Gay: American sprinter.
- Joel Anthony: American basketball player.
- Yekaterina Samutsevich: Russian singer and activist (Pussy Riot).
- Kanstantsin Sivtsov: Belorussian cyclist.
- Aleksandr A Alekseyev: Russian director.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger
- John Cougar - Hurts So Good
- The Steve Miller Band - Abracadabra
- Fleetwood Mac - Hold Me
- Chicago - Hard To Say I'm Sorry
- Air Supply - Even The Nights Are Better
- REO Speedwagon - Keep The Fire Burnin'
- Toto - Rosanna
- Go-Go's - Vacation
- Crosby, Stills & Nash - Wasted On The Way
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