Thursday 13 December 1984
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 13, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alina Vacariu and Santi Cazorla.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Out Of Touch by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid was in the top 5 hits.
Birdy, directed by Alan Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Love And War by John Jakes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Pogo 1104.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Janitor Joe or Crypt of Medea.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 13 December 1984
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 13 December 1984!
Which were the important events of 13 December 1984 ?
- Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
- R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
- Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
- In the Irish calendar the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following the Feast of Saint Lucy were observed as Quarter tense.
- Malta - Republic Day (since 1974)
- St. Lucia's Day in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland.
- Alina Vacariu
- Santi Cazorla: Soccer Player.
- Hanna-Maria Seppala: Finnish swimmer.
- Hanna-Maria Seppälä: Finnish swimmer.
- Artificial heart recipient William Schroeder suffers first stroke.
Search For Your Ancestors
Planetary positions on this day
What news were making the headlines those days in December 1984?
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Make this date unforgettable
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Out Of Touch
- Duran Duran - Wild Boys
- Madonna - Like A Virgin
- Chaka Khan - I Feel For You
- The Honeydrippers - Sea Of Love
- Paul McCartney - No More Lonely Nights
- New Edition - Cool It Now
- Wham! - Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go
- Pat Benatar - We Belong
- Cyndi Lauper - All Through The Night
Top #10 R&B songs
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?