Sunday September 12, 1982
US date format: 9/12/1982, UK date format: 12/9/1982
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 Vanja Udovicic and Zoran Planinic.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Hard To Say I'm Sorry by Chicago.
In UK Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor was in the top 5 hits.
Tempest, directed by Paul Mazursky, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while North And South by John Jakes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fantasy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragonstomper or Battle Cross.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 12, 1982?
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- Cape Verde - National Day
- Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
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- 102nd US Mens Tennis: Jimmy Connors beats Ivan Lendl (63 62 46 64)
- Kommer Kleijn: Dutch stage and radio play actor,...
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 12, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Chicago - Hard To Say I'm Sorry
- Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger
- The Steve Miller Band - Abracadabra
- John Cougar - Jack & Diane
- Air Supply - Even The Nights Are Better
- Melissa Manchester - You Should Hear How She Talks About You
- Fleetwood Mac - Hold Me
- John Cougar - Hurts So Good
- Crosby, Stills & Nash - Wasted On The Way
- Paul McCartney - Take It Away
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Aretha Franklin - Jump To It
- Zapp - Dance Floor (Part I)
- Ray Parker Jr. - Let Me Go
- Donna Summer - Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)
- Grandmaster Flash - The Message
- Howard Johnson - So Fine
- The Gap Band - You Dropped A Bomb On Me
- Jermaine Jackson - Let Me Tickle Your Fancy
- Evelyn King - Love Come Down
- Stacy Lattisaw - Don't Throw It All Away
Sport Games on September 12, 1982
- 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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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?