Thursday October 11, 1984

US date format: 10/11/1984, UK date format: 11/10/1984

We've performed the most in-depth research possibile on October 11, 1984, here's what our experts found out: it was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on October 11, 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 Martha MacIsaac and Nivin Pauly. 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. Body Double, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1984 while Crescent City by Belva Plain was one of the best selling book. On TV people were watching Lucky Luke. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lazy Jones or Gaplus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Events

  • 1st space walk by US woman (Dr Kathryn D Sullivan)
  • NASA launches space vehicle S-208
  • VP candidate debate-Graldine Ferraro (D) and George Bush (R)
  • US Vice Presidential candidate debate: Geraldine Ferraro (Democrat) and George Bush (Republican).
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Movies

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Body Double

Body Double

Release year: 1984

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Craig Wasson, Melanie Griffith, Gregg Henry, Deborah Shelton

Country: United States of America

The Razor's Edge

The Razor's Edge

Release year: 1984

Directed by: John Byrum

Starring: Bill Murray, Theresa Russell, Denholm Elliott, Catherine Hicks

Crimes of Passion

Crimes of Passion

Release year: 1984

Directed by: Ken Russell

Starring: Kathleen Turner, Anthony Perkins, Bruce Davison, Gordon Hunt

The Little Drummer Girl

The Little Drummer Girl

Release year: 1984

Directed by: George Roy Hill

Starring: Diane Keaton, Yorgo Voyagis, Klaus Kinski, Sami Frey

TV Series

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Lucky Luke

Lucky Luke

Release year: 1984

Directed by: Terence Hill

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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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.

The Outsider by Howard Fast

The Outsider

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Houghton-Mifflin, 1984, Very good., Text clean. Very good in mended dust jacket. Former owner's name on flyleaf. First printing. [Fiction] Out-of-print and antiquarian booksellers since 1933.

Lincoln by Gore Vidal

Lincoln

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Gore Vidal's Narratives of Empire series spans the history of the United States from the Revolution to the post-World War II years.

The Rest Of Us by Stephen Birmingham

The Rest Of Us

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THE REST OF US is the third panel of Stephen Birmingham's Jewish triptych (OUR CROWD and THE GRANDEES)--the story of Eastern European Jews who, between 1882 and 1915, thronged into New

One Writer'S Beginnings by Eudora Welty

One Writer'S Beginnings

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ONE WRITER'S BEGINNINGS, EUDORA WELTY, 1985 EDITION, NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Lazy Jones

Lazy Jones

Platform: C64, ZX Spectrum, MSX, Tatung Einstein

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Terminal Software

Gaplus

Gaplus

Platform: Arcade, Commodore 64, Sony PlayStation, Nintendo Wii, Virtual Console

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: JP Namco; NA Bally Midway; EU Mastertronic

Pac-Land

Pac-Land

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari Lynx, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Famicom, iOS Devices, MSX, PC Engine/TurboGrafx-16, Virtual Console, X68000, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: JP Namco (original); NA Bally Midway (original); NA Atari; NA NEC; EU Grandslam Entertainment; EU Quicksilva

Daley Thompson's Decathlon

Daley Thompson's Decathlon

Platform: Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX Spectrum

Genre: Sport

Publisher: Ocean Software

The Dam Busters

The Dam Busters

Platform: Amstrad CPC Apple II ColecoVision Commodore 64 DOS MSX NEC PC-9801 ZX Spectrum

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: U.S. Gold Accolade (USA) Coleco Industries (ColecoVision)

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 11, 1984?

On October 11, 1984 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is October 11, 1984?

On October 11, 1984 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 11, 1984?

On October 11, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 11, 1984?

On October 11, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on October 11, 1984?

On October 11, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on October 11, 1984?

On October 11, 1984 several famous people were born including, Martha MacIsaac, Nivin Pauly, Jane Zhang.

What was the number one song in October 11, 1984?

The number one song in the week of October 11, 1984 was I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder in US and I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder in UK.

What were the top hits on October 11, 1984?

The top hits on October 11, 1984 were I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder, Let's Go Crazy by Prince, Drive by The Cars in US and I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder, Freedom by Wham!, The War Song by Culture Club in UK.