Wednesday April 14, 1982

US date format: 4/14/1982, UK date format: 14/4/1982

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see zodiac on April 14, 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 Paola Oliveira and Caryn Davies. In that special week of April people in US were listening to I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts. In UK My Camera Never Lies by Bucks Fizz was in the top 5 hits. Tag: The Assassination Game, directed by Nick Castle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982 while What Every Woman Should Know About Men by Joyce Brothers was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Los gozos y las sombras. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Liberator or Kangaroo.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1982, at April 14 across the years or at April 1982 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Vishu - Harvest festival in Kerala, India.
  • N'Ko Alphabet Day - the anniversary of the day the N'Ko alphabet was completed in 1949.
  • Tamil New Year - Celebrations for Tamils all over the world.
  • New Year Celebrations in parts of India and whole of Sri Lanka.
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Movies

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Fitzcarraldo

Fitzcarraldo

Directed by: Werner Herzog

Starring: Klaus Kinski, Claudia Cardinale, José Lewgoy, Miguel Ángel Fuentes

Country: United States of America

Long zhi ren zhe

Long zhi ren zhe

Directed by: Corey Yuen

Starring: Hiroyuki Sanada, Conan Lee, Jang Lee Hwang, Kaname Tsushima

The Man from Snowy River

The Man from Snowy River

Directed by: George Miller

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Tom Burlinson, Terence Donovan, Tommy Dysart

Country: United States of America

Diner

Diner

Directed by: Barry Levinson

Starring: Steve Guttenberg, Mickey Rourke, Kevin Bacon, Daniel Stern

Country: United States of America

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Starstruck

Starstruck

Directed by: Gillian Armstrong

Starring: Jo Kennedy, Ross O'Donovan, Margo Lee, Max Cullen

TV Series

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Los gozos y las sombras

Los gozos y las sombras

Starring: Eusebio Poncela, Carlos Larrañaga, Charo López, Rafael Alonso

Country: Spain

Brummkreisel

Brummkreisel

Middletown

Middletown

Directed by: Brian Kirk

Flashback

Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

Rough Justice

Rough Justice

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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What Every Woman Should Know About Men by Joyce Brothers

What Every Woman Should Know About Men

By:

What Every Woman Should Know About Men and she tells it all in this explicit and informative guide to understanding and coping with the opposite sex.Featuring:--

The Dean'S December by Saul Bellow

The Dean'S December

By:

Albert Corde is a professor of journalism and dean of students at a Chicago university. He and his wife, Minna, travel to Bucharest, Romania, where Minna's mother has suffered a stroke.

Cujo by Stephen King

Cujo

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The #1 national bestseller for Stephen King’s rabid fans, Cujo “hits the jugular” (New York Times) with the story of a friendly Saint Bernard that is bitten by a sick bat.

Marco Polo, If You Can by William F. Buckley Jr

Marco Polo, If You Can

By:

Master of espionage fiction and National Book Award winner William F. Buckley Jr. brings us another in his best-selling series starring the intrepid CIA agent Blackford Oakes.

Spring Moon by Bette Bao Lord

Spring Moon

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At a time of mystery and cruelty ... in an ancient land of breathtaking beauty and exotic surprise ... a courageous woman triumphs over her world's ultimate tragedy.Behind

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Attack at EP-CYG-4

Attack at EP-CYG-4

Platform: Atari 8-bit family

Genre: shooter

Publisher: BRAM Inc., Romox

Liberator

Liberator

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Atari

Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Platform: Arcade (original) Atari 8-bit Atari 2600 Atari 5200

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Sun Electronics, Atari

Bubbles

Bubbles

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Williams Electronics

Smurf: Rescue in Gargamel's Castle

Smurf: Rescue in Gargamel's Castle

Platform: Atari 2600, ColecoVision

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Coleco

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on April 14, 1982?

On April 14, 1982 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is April 14, 1982?

On April 14, 1982 the zodiac sign was Aries.

Who was the US President on April 14, 1982?

On April 14, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 14, 1982?

On April 14, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 14, 1982?

On April 14, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on April 14, 1982?

On April 14, 1982 several famous people were born including, Paola Oliveira, Caryn Davies, Larissa França.

What was the number one song in April 14, 1982?

The number one song in the week of April 14, 1982 was I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts in US and My Camera Never Lies by Bucks Fizz in UK.

What were the top hits on April 14, 1982?

The top hits on April 14, 1982 were I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, We Got The Beat by Go-Go's, Chariots Of Fire - Titles by Vangelis in US and My Camera Never Lies by Bucks Fizz, Seven Tears by Goombay Dance Band, Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder in UK.