Sunday October 14, 1984
US date format: 10/14/1984, UK date format: 14/10/1984
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 14, 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 Baby Fae and Santino Quaranta.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder.
In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits.
Body Double, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Crescent City by Belva Plain was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lucky Luke.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Millionaire or Break Dance Breakdance.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 14, 1984?
- Also see October 14 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- French Republican Calendar - Navet (Turnip) Day, twenty-third day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Teachers' Day, or National Education Day in Poland
- World Standards Day (from ISO, IEC, ITU)
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- Quilters closes at Jack Lawrence Theater NYC after 24 performances
- Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Smirnoff Ladies Irish Golf Open
- Detroit Tigers beat San Diego Padres, four games to one in 81st World Series.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 14, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stevie Wonder - I Just Called To Say I Love You
- Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
- Prince And The Revolution - Let's Go Crazy
- Chaka Khan - I Feel For You
- Alicia Myers - You Get The Best From Me
- Diana Ross - Swept Away
- Joyce Kennedy & Jeffrey Osborne - The Last Time I Made Love
- New Edition - Cool It Now
- Stephanie Mills - The Medicine Song
- Janet Jackson - Don't Stand Another Chance
Sport Games on October 14, 1984
- Buffalo Bills - Seattle Seahawks : 28 - 31
- Chicago Bears - St. Louis Cardinals : 21 - 38
- Cincinnati Bengals - New England Patriots : 14 - 20
- Dallas Cowboys - Washington Redskins : 14 - 34
- Houston Oilers - Miami Dolphins : 10 - 28
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 14If October 14, 1984 is your birthday you're 35 years, 11 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 25 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?