Friday November 09, 1984

US date format: 11/9/1984, UK date format: 9/11/1984

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see zodiac on November 9, 1984). 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 Delta Goodrem and French Montana. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run) by Billy Ocean. In UK I Feel For You by Chaka Khan was in the top 5 hits. Night of the Comet, directed by Thom Eberhardt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while Role Of Honor by John Gardner was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pogo 1104. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Binary Land or The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1984, at November 09 across the years or at November 1984 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Roman Catholicism - Dedication of the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, Cathedral of the Pope (memorial feast day)
  • Also see November 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Cambodia - Independence Day (1953)
  • Pakistan - Allama Iqbal Day (1877)
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Events

  • Larry Holmes TKOs Bonecrusher Smith in 12 for heavyweight boxing title
  • Vietnam Veterans Memorial ("3 Servicemen") completed.
  • Most shots in a New York Islanders game - 88 - Islanders 45, New York Rangers 43.
  • Cesar Chavez delivers his speech, quotWhat The Future Holds For Farm Workers And Hispanicsquot, at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco.

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Movies

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Amadeus

Amadeus

Directed by: Milos Forman

Starring: F. Murray Abraham, Tom Hulce, Elizabeth Berridge, Roy Dotrice

Country: United States of America

The Terminator

The Terminator

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Michael Biehn, Paul Winfield

Country: United States of America

The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields

Directed by: Roland Joffé

Starring: Sam Waterston, Haing S. Ngor, John Malkovich, Julian Sands

Country: United States of America

Duniya

Duniya

Directed by: Ramesh Talwar

Starring: Ashok Kumar, Dilip Kumar, Rishi Kapoor, Amrita Singh

Secret Honor

Secret Honor

Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Philip Baker Hall

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TV Series

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Pogo 1104

Pogo 1104

Fast Forward

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Miami Vice

Miami Vice

Directed by: Michael Mann

Lucky Luke

Lucky Luke

Directed by: Terence Hill

Pushing Up Daisies

Pushing Up Daisies

Directed by: Selina Barker

Days to next November 09

If November 09, 1984 is your birthday you're 36 years, 2 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 14 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Role Of Honor by John Gardner

Role Of Honor

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Role of Honor

Stillwatch by Mary Higgins Clark

Stillwatch

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I told you not to come...Slipped under the door of her Georgetown home, the note was an ominous reminder of Pat Traymore's past.

God Knows by Joseph Heller

God Knows

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Joseph Heller's powerful, wonderfully funny, deeply moving novel is the story of David -- yes, King David -- but as you've never seen him before. You already know David as the legendary warrior king of Israel, husband of Bathsheba, and …

Moses The Kitten by James Herriot

Moses The Kitten

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A tiny, bedraggled kitty is found tucked beside a frozen pond, and nursed back to health on a nearby farm. But when he is fit enough to join the other animals,

Crescent City by Belva Plain

Crescent City

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She was the exquisite daughter of a wealthy Jewish merchant. From a charmed girlhood in opulent New Orleans, she would be swept into the cataclysm of the Civil War.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Avalon The 3D Adventure Movie

Avalon The 3D Adventure Movie

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Arcade adventure

Publisher: Hewson Consultants

Booty

Booty

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, Commodore Plus/4, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Firebird

Binary Land

Binary Land

Platform: MSX, FM-7, NEC PC-6001, NEC PC-8801, Famicom

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Hudson Soft

B.C. II: Grog's Revenge

B.C. II: Grog's Revenge

Platform: Commodore 64, ColecoVision, MSX, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple II, Apricot PC, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 64/128, Commodore Plus/4, CP/M, DOS, Epson QX-10, Kaypro II, Macintosh, Osborne 1, TI-99/4A, TRS-80,[2] Flash

Genre: Interactive fiction

Publisher: Infocom

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on November 09, 1984?

On November 09, 1984 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is November 09, 1984?

On November 09, 1984 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on November 09, 1984?

On November 09, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 09, 1984?

On November 09, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on November 09, 1984?

On November 09, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on November 09, 1984?

On November 09, 1984 several famous people were born including, Delta Goodrem, French Montana, Arthur Santiago.

What was the number one song in November 09, 1984?

The number one song in the week of November 09, 1984 was Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run) by Billy Ocean in US and I Feel For You by Chaka Khan in UK.

What were the top hits on November 09, 1984?

The top hits on November 09, 1984 were Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run) by Billy Ocean, I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder, Purple Rain by Prince in US and I Feel For You by Chaka Khan, I Should Have Known Better by Jim Diamond, Freedom by Wham! in UK.


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