Thursday August 12, 1982US date format: 8/12/1982, UK date format: 12/8/1982
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 12, 1982). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Miki Komori and Maria José Martinez Sanchez.
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 Touch The Devil by Jack Higgins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Born to the Wind.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Shuttle or Pooyan.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 August 1982 ?
- Miki Komori
- Maria José Martinez Sanchez
- Iza Calzado: Filipino TV actress.
- Boban Grnčarov: Macedonian footballer.
- Alexandros Tzorvas: Greek footballer.
- Heavy Israeli bombardement of Beirut
- Mexico announces it is unable to pay its enormous external debt, marking the beginning of a debt crisis that spreads to all of Latin America and the Third World.
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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
- Wasted On The Way - Crosby, Stills & Nash
Top #10 R&B songs
- And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going - Dreamgirls Featuring Jennifer Holliday
- Zapp - Dance Floor (Part I)
- Jeffrey Osborne - I Really Don't Need No Light
- Planet Rock - Paul Oakenfold Presents Afrika Bambaataa & The Soul Sonic Force
- Donna Summer - Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)
- Aretha Franklin - Jump To It
- Ray Parker Jr. - Let Me Go
- Stevie Wonder - Do I Do
- Howard Johnson - So Fine
- Cameo - Flirt
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