Tuesday 12 April 1983
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jelena Dokić and Jelena Dokic.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Billie Jean by Michael Jackson.
In UK Let's Dance by David Bowie was in the top 5 hits.
Flashdance, directed by Adrian Lyne, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while White Gold Wielder by Stephen R. Donaldson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Home.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crossbow or Jr. Pac-Man.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 April 1983 ?
- Saint Julius I
- Saint Zeno of Verona
- Saint Erkembode
- Saint Damian
- Yuri's Night, an international celebration of the first human in space, Yuri Gagarin; in Russia (and formerly in USSR), the Cosmonautics Day.
- The Roman holiday of Cerealia begins.
- Jelena Dokić: Croatian-Australian tennis player who won the junior US Open in 1998, age 16.
- Jelena Dokic: Serbian-Australian tennis player.
- Genta Ismajli: Kosovan-Albanian singer-songwriter and actress.
- Luke Kibet: Kenyan runner.
- Dwayne Smith: West Indian cricketer.
- Carl Morton: American baseball player (Born 1944).
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
- Dexys Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen
- Styx - Mr. Roboto
- Greg Kihn Band - Jeopardy
- Michael Jackson - Beat It
- Duran Duran - Hungry Like The Wolf
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - One On One
- Journey - Separate Ways (Worlds Apart)
- After The Fire - Der Kommissar
- Culture Club - Do You Really Want To Hurt Me
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