Sunday December 12, 1982
US date format: 12/12/1982, UK date format: 12/12/1982
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 12, 1982). 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 Dmitry Tursunov and Korina Longin.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Mickey by Toni Basil.
In UK Save Your Love by Renee & Renato was in the top 5 hits.
Fanny and Alexander, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Deadeye Dick by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wild America.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bubbles or Journey Escape.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 12, 1982?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- Herman Van Veen: All of Him closes at Ambassador NYC after 6 performances
- Joanne Carner / John Mahaffey wins LPGA J C Penney Golf Classic
- Women's peace protest at Greenham Common : 30,000 women hold hands and form a human chain around the 14.5 kilometres (9.0 mi) perimeter fence.
- 57th Australian Women's Tennis: Chris Evert beats Martina Navratilova (6-3, 2-6, 6-3).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 12, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing
- Lionel Richie - Truly
- Michael Jackson And Paul McCartney - The Girl Is Mine
- Diana Ross - Muscles
- Prince - 1999
- Janet Jackson - Young Love
- Vanity 6 - Nasty Girl
- Luther Vandross - Bad Boy/having A Party
- Kool & The Gang - Let's Go Dancin' (ooh La, La, La)
- Zapp - Doo Wa Ditty (blow That Thing)
Sport Games on December 12, 1982
- Baltimore Colts - Minnesota Vikings : 10 - 13
- Chicago Bears - Seattle Seahawks : 14 - 20
- Cleveland Browns - Cincinnati Bengals : 10 - 23
- Denver Broncos - Los Angeles Rams : 27 - 24
- Detroit Lions - Green Bay Packers : 30 - 10
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 12If December 12, 1982 is your birthday you're 37 years, 9 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 14 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 12, 1982?
On December 12, 1982 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is December 12, 1982?
On December 12, 1982 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on December 12, 1982?
On December 12, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 12, 1982?
On December 12, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 12, 1982?
On December 12, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 12, 1982?
On December 12, 1982 several famous people were born including, Dmitry Tursunov, Korina Longin, Julie Coin.
What was the number one song in December 12, 1982?
The number one song in the week of December 12, 1982 was Mickey by Toni Basil in US and Save Your Love by Renee & Renato in UK.
What were the top hits on December 12, 1982?
The top hits on December 12, 1982 were Mickey by Toni Basil, Gloria by Laura Branigan, Maneater by Daryl Hall & John Oates in US and Save Your Love by Renee & Renato, Beat Surrender by The Jam, Mirror Man by The Human League in UK.