Friday January 13, 1984
US date format: 1/13/1984, UK date format: 13/1/1984
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 13, 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 Lourdes Arévalos and Nick Mangold.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Say Say Say by Paul McCartney.
In UK Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney was in the top 5 hits.
Talk to Me, directed by Julius Potocsny, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while In Search Of Excellence by Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman Jr was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Robin Hood.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing New York City or Balloon Fight.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 13, 1984?
- In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
- TV anchor Christine Craft wins $325,000 in her case against KMBC-TV
- Jack Tramiel, founder of Commodore International, resigns as president and CEO. Tramiel founded the company in 1954 as a typewriter repair service.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 13, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - Say Say Say
- Yes - Owner Of A Lonely Heart
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Say It Isn't So
- Duran Duran - Union Of The Snake
- Olivia Newton-John - Twist Of Fate
- The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep
- Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride
- Elton John - I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues
- Culture Club - Karma Chameleon
- Lionel Richie - Running With The Night
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Kool & The Gang - Joanna
- Patti LaBelle - If Only You Knew
- Shannon - Let The Music Play
- Debarge - Time Will Reveal
- ConFunkShun - Baby, I'm Hooked (Right Into Your Love)
- Paul McCartney And Michael Jackson - Say Say Say
- Twilight 22 - Electric Kingdom
- Atlantic Starr - Touch A Four Leaf Clover
- Lionel Richie - All Night Long (All Night)
- Luther Vandross - I'll Let You Slide
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 13If January 13, 1984 is your birthday you're 36 years, 8 months, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 15 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 13, 1984?
On January 13, 1984 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is January 13, 1984?
On January 13, 1984 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 13, 1984?
On January 13, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 13, 1984?
On January 13, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 13, 1984?
On January 13, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 13, 1984?
On January 13, 1984 several famous people were born including, Lourdes Arévalos, Nick Mangold, Nathaniel Motte.
What was the number one song in January 13, 1984?
The number one song in the week of January 13, 1984 was Say Say Say by Paul McCartney in US and Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney in UK.
What were the top hits on January 13, 1984?
The top hits on January 13, 1984 were Say Say Say by Paul McCartney, Owner Of A Lonely Heart by Yes, Say It Isn't So by Daryl Hall & John Oates in US and Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney, Relax by Frankie Goes To Hollywood, What Is Love by Howard Jones in UK.