Sunday February 12, 1984

US date format: 2/12/1984, UK date format: 12/2/1984

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 12, 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 Lolly Badcock and Aylar Lie. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Karma Chameleon by Culture Club. In UK Relax by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was in the top 5 hits. Footloose, directed by Herbert Ross, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while Who Killed The Robins Family? by Thomas Chastain was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Alas Smith & Jones. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Oh Mummy or Draconian.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • United States - Lincoln's Birthday (traditionally).
  • Saint Alexis of Moscow
  • Saint Benedict of Aniane
  • Red Hand Day
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Events

  • Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean skate Bolero at Olympics
  • Anna Anderson Manahan [claimed to be Grand Duchess Anastasia] dies in Virginia.
  • Cale Yarborough becomes first Daytona 500 qualifier above 200 MPH.
  • Alice Miller wins LPGA Sarasota Golf Classic.

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Movies

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Footloose

Footloose

Directed by: Herbert Ross

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer, John Lithgow, Dianne Wiest

Country: United States of America

Mashaal

Mashaal

Directed by: Yash Chopra

Starring: Anil Kapoor, Dilip Kumar, Waheeda Rehman, Rati Agnihotri

Tricheurs

Tricheurs

Directed by: Barbet Schroeder

Starring: Jacques Dutronc, Bulle Ogier, Leandro Vale, Roger Sarbib

Unfaithfully Yours

Unfaithfully Yours

Directed by: Howard Zieff

Starring: Dudley Moore, Nastassja Kinski, Armand Assante, Albert Brooks

Reckless

Reckless

Directed by: James Foley

Starring: Aidan Quinn, Daryl Hannah, Kenneth McMillan, Cliff De Young

TV Series

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Alas Smith & Jones

Alas Smith & Jones

Directed by: Robin Carr

Robin Hood

Robin Hood

Written by:

Starring: Peter Llewellyn Williams, Ray Winstone, Mark Ryan, Clive Mantle

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Fynbos

Fynbos

Directed by: Harry Patramanis

Mesék Mátyás királyról

Mesék Mátyás királyról

Starring: László Helyey

Country: Hungary

Duty Free

Duty Free

Days to next February 12

If February 12, 1984 is your birthday you're 36 years, 7 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 14 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Who Killed The Robins Family? by Thomas Chastain

Who Killed The Robins Family?

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Mystery lovers are given a chance to unmask a killer and win a cash reward for the correct solution as they examine clues to the murder of eight members of the Robins family

Late Night Thoughts On Listening To Mahler'S Ninth Symphony by Lewis Thomas

Late Night Thoughts On Listening To Mahler'S Ninth Symphony

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This magnificent collection of essays by scientist and National Book Award-winning writer Lewis Thomas remains startlingly relevant for today's world. Luminous, witty, and provocative, the essays address such topics as "The

The Kingdom By The Sea by Paul Theroux

The Kingdom By The Sea

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After eleven years as an American living in London, the renowned travel writer Paul Theroux set out to travel clockwise around the coast of Great Britain to find out what the

While Reagan Slept by Art Buchwald

While Reagan Slept

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A portrait of Ronald Reagan by the noted Washington columnist and humorist observes the fortieth president of the United States while he sleeps

In Search Of Excellence by Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman Jr

In Search Of Excellence

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The "Greatest Business Book of All Time" (Bloomsbury UK), In Search of Excellence has long been a must-have for the boardroom, business school, and bedside table.Based

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Begin

Begin

Platform: DOS

Genre: Simulation

Millionaire

Millionaire

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Acorn Electron, BBC Micro

Genre: Business simulation

Publisher: Incentive Software

Oh Mummy

Oh Mummy

Platform: Amstrad CPC, MSX, ZX Spectrum, Tatung Einstein, iPhone OS

Genre: Maze game

Publisher: Amsoft

Draconian

Draconian

Platform: TRS-80 Color Computer (32Kb ECB)

Publisher: Tom Mix Software

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple II, Apricot PC, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 64/128, Commodore Plus/4, CP/M, DOS, Epson QX-10, Kaypro II, Macintosh, Osborne 1, TI-99/4A, TRS-80,[2] Flash

Genre: Interactive fiction

Publisher: Infocom

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 12, 1984?

On February 12, 1984 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is February 12, 1984?

On February 12, 1984 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 12, 1984?

On February 12, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 12, 1984?

On February 12, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 12, 1984?

On February 12, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 12, 1984?

On February 12, 1984 several famous people were born including, Lolly Badcock, Alexandra Dahlstrom, Aylar Lie.

Which famous people died on February 12, 1984?

Famous people died on February 12, 1984 include, Julio Cort zar.

What was the number one song in February 12, 1984?

The number one song in the week of February 12, 1984 was Karma Chameleon by Culture Club in US and Relax by Frankie Goes To Hollywood in UK.

What were the top hits on February 12, 1984?

The top hits on February 12, 1984 were Karma Chameleon by Culture Club, Joanna by Kool & The Gang, Talking In Your Sleep by The Romantics in US and Relax by Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Radio Ga Ga by Queen, Girls Just Want To Have Fun by Cyndi Lauper in UK.


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