Monday December 10, 1984

US date format: 12/10/1984, UK date format: 10/12/1984

It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 10, 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 Helen Oyeyemi and Edina Gallovits. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Out Of Touch by Daryl Hall & John Oates. In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid was in the top 5 hits. Birdy, directed by Alan Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while Love And War by John Jakes was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pogo 1104. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Acrobatic Dog-Fight Dog-Fight or Ninja Hayate.
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Historical Events

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Events

  • WNSY-AM in Newport News VA returns from WGH
  • In Claxton, Georgia, USA a mailbox is destroyed by a meteorite fall.
  • South African Bishop Desmond Tutu receives his Nobel Peace Prize.

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Movies

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Birdy

Birdy

Directed by: Alan Parker

Starring: Matthew Modine, Nicolas Cage, John Harkins, Sandy Baron

Johnny Dangerously

Johnny Dangerously

Directed by: Amy Heckerling

Starring: Michael Keaton, Joe Piscopo, Marilu Henner, Maureen Stapleton

The River

The River

Directed by: Mark Rydell

Starring: Mel Gibson, Sissy Spacek, Shane Bailey, Becky Jo Lynch

The Flamingo Kid

The Flamingo Kid

Directed by: Garry Marshall

Starring: Matt Dillon, Hector Elizondo, Molly McCarthy, Martha Gehman

Protocol

Protocol

Directed by: Herbert Ross

Starring: Goldie Hawn, Chris Sarandon, Richard Romanus, Andre Gregory

Sport Games on December 10, 1984

Sport Games on December 10, 1984


NFL

American Football
  • Los Angeles Raiders - Detroit Lions : 24 - 3
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TV Series

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Pogo 1104

Pogo 1104

Fast Forward

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Pushing Up Daisies

Pushing Up Daisies

Directed by: Selina Barker

Lucky Luke

Lucky Luke

Directed by: Terence Hill

Mensch Bachmann

Mensch Bachmann

Days to next December 10

If December 10, 1984 is your birthday you're 35 years, 9 months, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 11 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins

Jitterbug Perfume

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Jitterbug Perfume is an epic.Which is to say, it begins in the forests of ancient Bohemia and doesn’t conclude until nine o’clock tonight (Paris time).It

The Butter Battle Book by Dr. Seuss

The Butter Battle Book

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The Butter Battle Book, Dr. Seuss's classic cautionary tale, introduces readers to the important lesson of respecting differences. The Yooks and Zooks share a love of buttered bread, but animosity brews between the two groups because they prefer to enjoy …

Life Its Ownself by Dan Jenkins

Life Its Ownself

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the semi tougher adventures of billy clyde puckett & them

The Talisman by Stephen King and Peter Straub

The Talisman

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The iconic, “extraordinary” (The Washington Post) collaboration between #1 bestselling author Stephen King and Peter Straub—an epic thriller about a young boy’s quest to save his mother’s life.

The Weaker Vessel by Antonia Fraser

The Weaker Vessel

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"An almost encyclopedic chronicle of women in 17th century England...wives, warriors, heiresses, preachers... alive with anecdote after anecdote." - New York Times Book Review

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Acrobatic Dog-Fight Dog-Fight

Acrobatic Dog-Fight Dog-Fight

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Technos

The Dallas Quest

The Dallas Quest

Platform: Commodore 64 Apple IIe Atari 8-bit TRS-80 Color Computer

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Datasoft

Circus Charlie

Circus Charlie

Platform: Arcade, Commodore 64, MSX, SEGA SG-1000, NES

Genre: Action

Publisher: Konami

Millionaire

Millionaire

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Acorn Electron, BBC Micro

Genre: Business simulation

Publisher: Incentive Software

Ninja Hayate

Ninja Hayate

Platform: Arcade, Sega CD, Sega Saturn, PlayStation

Genre: Action game, interactive movie

Publisher: Taito (arcade version) Wolf Team, Renovation, Sega (Sega CD version) Ecseco (Saturn/PS1 versions)

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on December 10, 1984?

On December 10, 1984 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is December 10, 1984?

On December 10, 1984 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.

Who was the US President on December 10, 1984?

On December 10, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 10, 1984?

On December 10, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on December 10, 1984?

On December 10, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on December 10, 1984?

On December 10, 1984 several famous people were born including, Helen Oyeyemi, Edina Gallovits, Jayson Paul.

What was the number one song in December 10, 1984?

The number one song in the week of December 10, 1984 was Out Of Touch by Daryl Hall & John Oates in US and Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid in UK.

What were the top hits on December 10, 1984?

The top hits on December 10, 1984 were Out Of Touch by Daryl Hall & John Oates, Wild Boys by Duran Duran, Like A Virgin by Madonna in US and Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid, The Power Of Love by Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Last Christmas / Everything She Wants by Wham! in UK.


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