Saturday November 13, 1982

US date format: 11/13/1982, UK date format: 13/11/1982

We've performed the most in-depth research possibile on November 13, 1982, here's what our experts found out: it was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see zodiac on November 13, 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 Vail Bloom and Koda Kumi. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Up Where We Belong by Joe Cocker. In UK I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant was in the top 5 hits. The Last Unicorn, directed by Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr., was one of the most viewed movie released in 1982 while Different Seasons by Stephen King was one of the best selling book. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Snack Attack or Spider-Man.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Roman festivals - Iovis epulum; feast of Feronia
  • R.C. Saints - Bricius of Tours; Mother Cabrini; Saint Homobonus
  • Also see November 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)

Events

  • Vietnam War Memorial dedicated in Washington DC
  • The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated in Washington, D.C., after a march to its site by thousands of Vietnam War veterans.
  • Ray Mancini defeats Duk Koo Kim in a boxing match held in Las Vegas, Nevada. Kim's subsequent death (on November 17) leads to significant changes in the sport.

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Movies

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The Last Unicorn

The Last Unicorn

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Mia Farrow, Angela Lansbury, Alan Arkin

Country: United States of America

Heidi's Song

Heidi's Song

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Robert Taylor

Starring: Lorne Greene, Sammy Davis Jr., Margery Gray, Michael Bell

Still of the Night

Still of the Night

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Robert Benton

Starring: Roy Scheider, Meryl Streep, Jessica Tandy, Joe Grifasi

Country: United States of America

Valentina

Valentina

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Antonio José Betancor

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Jorge Sanz, Paloma Gómez, Saturno Cerra

Five Days One Summer

Five Days One Summer

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Fred Zinnemann

Starring: Sean Connery, Betsy Brantley, Lambert Wilson, Jennifer Hilary

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Different Seasons by Stephen King

Different Seasons

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From the Magical Pen of Stephen King, Four Mesmerizing Novellas…“Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption”An unjustly imprisoned convict seeks a strange and startling revenge…the basis for the Best Picture Academy Award

Foundation'S Edge by Isaac Asimov

Foundation'S Edge

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At last, the costly and bitter war between the two Foundations had come to an end. The scientists of the First Foundation had proved victorious; and now they retum to Hari

Second Heaven by Judith Guest

Second Heaven

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Attorney Michael Atwood, divorced father of two, joins with divorcee Cat Holzman to help Gale Murray, a deeply troubled boy trapped by his parents, the law, and despair

Deadeye Dick by Kurt Vonnegut

Deadeye Dick

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Deadeye Dick is Kurt Vonnegut’s funny, chillingly satirical look at the death of innocence. Amid a true Vonnegutian host of horrors—a double murder, a fatal dose of radioactivity, a decapitation, an

Growing Up by Russell Baker

Growing Up

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This Pulitzer Prize-winner is "the saddest, funniest, most tragical yet comical picture of coming of age in the U.S.A. in the Depresson years and World War II that has ever been

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Snack Attack

Snack Attack

Platform: Apple II

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Datamost

Spider-Man

Spider-Man

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Action

Publisher: Parker Brothers

Nibbler

Nibbler

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Arcade game

Publisher: Rock-Ola Manufacturing Corporation

Space Strike

Space Strike

Platform: IBM PC

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Datamost

Serpentine

Serpentine

Platform: IBM PC Apple II Atari 8-bit computers VIC-20 Commodore 64

Genre: Action

Publisher: Brøderbund

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on November 13, 1982?

On November 13, 1982 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is November 13, 1982?

On November 13, 1982 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on November 13, 1982?

On November 13, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 13, 1982?

On November 13, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on November 13, 1982?

On November 13, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on November 13, 1982?

On November 13, 1982 several famous people were born including, Vail Bloom, Koda Kumi, Michael Copon.

Which famous people died on November 13, 1982?

Famous people died on November 13, 1982 include, Babette Deutsch, Chesney Allen, Dorothy [Little-]Round.

What was the number one song in November 13, 1982?

The number one song in the week of November 13, 1982 was Up Where We Belong by Joe Cocker in US and I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant in UK.

What were the top hits on November 13, 1982?

The top hits on November 13, 1982 were Up Where We Belong by Joe Cocker, Truly by Lionel Richie, Heart Attack by Olivia Newton-John in US and I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant, Heartbreaker by Dionne Warwick, Mad World by Tears For Fears in UK.