Sunday September 12, 1982

US date format: 9/12/1982, UK date format: 12/9/1982

The day of the week was Sunday, under the astrological sign of Virgo (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on September 12, 1982).

Famous birthdays on this day include Vanja Udovicic and Amiel Tena.

The number one song in US was Hard To Say I'm Sorry by Chicago. Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor was #1 song in the UK.

Tempest, directed by Paul Mazursky, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1982 while Eden Burning by Belva Plain was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Pandamonium. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Necromancer or Kozmik Krooz'r.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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September 12, 1982 Events

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Historical Events

  • 102nd US Mens Tennis: Jimmy Connors beats Ivan Lendl (63 62 46 64)
  • Gerard Nijboer (2:15:16) and Rosa Mota (2:36:04) win marathon
  • Sandra Spuzich wins LPGA Mary Kay Golf Classic

See also

What happened on September 12 in history? Find out the list of September 12th major events

What was 1982 famous for? Discover everything about 1982

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September 12, 1982 Famous Birthdays


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Movies

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Tempest

Tempest

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Paul Mazursky

Starring: John Cassavetes, Gena Rowlands, Susan Sarandon, Vittorio Gassman

Notturno

Notturno

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Giorgio Bontempi

Starring: Tony Musante, Claudio Cassinelli, Omero Antonutti, Fiorenza Marchegiani

Country: Italy

Gian Burrasca

Gian Burrasca

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Pier Francesco Pingitore

Starring: Mario Carotenuto, Marisa Merlini, Alvaro Vitali, Clara Colosimo, Gigi Reder, Gianfranco Barra, Enzo Robutti, Gisella Sofio, Toni Ucci, Diana Dei, Dino Emanuelli, Luca Sportelli

Country: Italy

We of the Never Never

We of the Never Never

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Igor Auzins

Starring: Angela Punch McGregor, Arthur Dignam, Martin Vaughan, Lewis Fitz-Gerald

Smithereens

Smithereens

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Susan Seidelman

Starring: Susan Berman, Brad Rijn, Richard Hell, Nada Despotovich

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Music charts

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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Hard To Say I'm Sorry
  2. - Eye Of The Tiger
  3. - Abracadabra
  4. - Jack & Diane
  5. - Even The Nights Are Better

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Eye Of The Tiger
  2. - Save A Prayer
  3. - Private Investigations
  4. - Walking On Sunshine
  5. - Come On Eileen

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Jump To It
  2. - Dance Floor (Part I)
  3. - Let Me Go
  4. - Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)
  5. - The Message
Sport Games on September 12, 1982

Sport Games on September 12, 1982


NFL

American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - New York Giants : 16 - 14
  • Chicago Bears - Detroit Lions : 10 - 17
  • Cleveland Browns - Seattle Seahawks : 21 - 7
  • Houston Oilers - Cincinnati Bengals : 6 - 27
  • Kansas City Chiefs - Buffalo Bills : 9 - 14
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TV Series

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Pandamonium

Pandamonium

Release year: 1982

Country: United States of America

Fantasy

Fantasy

Release year: 1982

Shirt Tales

Shirt Tales

Release year: 1982

Gilligan's Planet

Gilligan's Planet

Release year: 1982

Magazine Covers

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Books

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Eden Burning by Belva Plain

Eden Burning

By:

She was as innocent and beautiful as the Caribbean plantation her family owned. But then she realized the darkness of her desire and became a woman.

The Case Of Lucy Bending by Lawrence Sanders

The Case Of Lucy Bending

By:

A near perfect spine. Light edge wear on the cover. Text is flawless. From AZ, same day shipping first class

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Storybook by William Kotzwinkle

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Storybook

By:

Scholastic Book Services, 1982 First Edition. Paperback. ISBN: 0590374085.

The Prodigal Daughter by Jeffrey Archer

The Prodigal Daughter

By:

Florentyna Rosnovski, a Polish immigrant, is indeed Abel's child. She shares a love for America, his ideals and his dreams for the future with her father.

Cinnamon Skin by John D. MacDonald

Cinnamon Skin

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Cinnamon Skin, a classic crime novel by a beloved master of fiction, features Travis McGee, a hardboiled detective who lives in a houseboat.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Necromancer

Necromancer

Platform: Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64

Genre: action

Publisher: Synapse Software

Kozmik Krooz'r

Kozmik Krooz'r

Genre: Shoot 'em Up

Publisher: Bally Midway

Pole Position

Pole Position

Platform: Arcade, Atari consoles, Home computers

Genre: Racing

Publisher: JP Namco; NA Atari

Salmon Run

Salmon Run

Platform: Atari 8-bit (original) VIC-20

Genre: action

Publisher: Atari Program Exchange Showcase Software

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Platform: Atari 2600 Intellivision

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Parker Brothers

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 12, 1982?

On September 12, 1982 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is September 12, 1982?

On September 12, 1982 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on September 12, 1982?

On September 12, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 12, 1982?

On September 12, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on September 12, 1982?

On September 12, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 12, 1982?

On September 12, 1982 several famous people were born including, Vanja Udovicic, Amiel Tena, Kiran Bechan.

Which famous people died on September 12, 1982?

Famous people died on September 12, 1982 include, Kommer Kleijn, Federico Moreno Torroba, Federico Moreno Torroba.

What was the number one song in September 12, 1982?

The number one song in the week of September 12, 1982 was Hard To Say I'm Sorry by Chicago in US and Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor in UK.

What were the top hits on September 12, 1982?

The top hits on September 12, 1982 were Hard To Say I'm Sorry by Chicago, Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor, Abracadabra by The Steve Miller Band in US and Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor, Save A Prayer by Duran Duran, Private Investigations by Dire Straits in UK.