Sunday 14 August 1983
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Leo Nunez and Elena Baltacha.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Every Breath You Take by The Police.
In UK Give It Up by KC & The Sunshine Band was in the top 5 hits.
The Mirror, directed by Andrey Tarkovskiy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while The Name Of The Rose by Umberto Eco was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Friday Night.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dishaster or Dragonriders of Pern.
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Which were the important events of 14 August 1983 ?
- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
- Leo Nunez: Dominican baseball player.
- Elena Baltacha: Ukrainian-born tennis player who was UK No.
- Mila Kunis: Ukrainian-American actress.
- Sunidhi Chauhan: Pop Singer.
- Lamorne Morris: TV Actor.
- Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Henredon Golf Classic
- Robert de Castella wins Helsinki marathon (2:10:03
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Police - Every Breath You Take
- Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
- Donna Summer - She Works Hard For The Money
- Michael Sembello - Maniac
- Duran Duran - Is There Something I Should Know
- Stevie Nicks - Stand Back
- Irene Cara - Flashdance...What A Feeling
- Men At Work - It's A Mistake
- Sergio Mendes - Never Gonna Let You Go
- The Human League - (Keep Feeling) Fascination
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