Wednesday September 12, 1984
US date format: 9/12/1984, UK date format: 12/9/1984
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 Emina Cunmulaj and September (singer).
In that special week of September people in US were listening to What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner.
In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits.
Duniya, directed by Ramesh Talwar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Tough Guys Don'T Dance by Norman Mailer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Miami Vice.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ancient Art of War or Deus Ex Machina.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 12, 1984?
- Also see September 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- Cape Verde - National Day
- Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
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- Country singer Barbara Mandrell is badly injured in a car accident
- Cyndi Lauper sings She-Bop on Tonight Show
- Ethiopia forms Socialist Republic
- New York Mets' Dwight Goodin sets rookie strike out record at 251.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 12, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
- Mtume - You, Me And He
- Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters
- Tina Turner - What's Love Got To Do With It
- Joyce Kennedy & Jeffrey Osborne - The Last Time I Made Love
- Rick James - 17
- The S.O.S. Band - Just The Way You Like It
- Prince And The Revolution - Let's Go Crazy
- Prince - When Doves Cry
- Jermaine Jackson - Dynamite
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 12If September 12, 1984 is your birthday you're 36 years, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 18 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?