Friday September 14, 1984
US date format: 9/14/1984, UK date format: 14/9/1984
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 Fernanda Vasconcellos and Adam Lamberg.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner.
In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits.
Duniya, directed by Ramesh Talwar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Wired by Bob Woodward was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Miami Vice.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Flicky or Hyper Sports.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 14, 1984?
- Eastern Orthodox Church - Exaltation of the Cross, which commemorates the discovery of the (allegedly) original Christian cross in 326 by Helena, mother of Constantine, as well as the recovery from the Persians by Heraclius in 628.
- Formerly, in the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches, the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following 14 September were observed as one of the four sets of Ember days. In the Irish calendar they were known as Quarter tense.
- Roman Catholic Church - Triumph of the Cross (compare May 3, Finding of the Holy Cross).
- In ancient Greece, the first day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, during which the sacred objects were brought from Eleusis to Athens.
- 1st MTV awards-Bette Midler and Dan Aykroyd host
- The first MTV Video Music Awards are held in Radio City Music Hall, New York City; Bette Midler and Dan Aykroyd host.
- Joe Kittinger becomes the first person to fly a hot air balloon alone across the Atlantic Ocean.
- P. W. Botha is inaugurated as the first executive State President of South Africa.
- Janet Gaynor: American actress who made 34 films from...
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 14, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
- Mtume - You, Me And He
- Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters
- Tina Turner - What's Love Got To Do With It
- Joyce Kennedy & Jeffrey Osborne - The Last Time I Made Love
- Rick James - 17
- The S.O.S. Band - Just The Way You Like It
- Prince And The Revolution - Let's Go Crazy
- Prince - When Doves Cry
- Jermaine Jackson - Dynamite
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 14If September 14, 1984 is your birthday you're 36 years, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 16 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 September 14, 1984?
On September 14, 1984 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is September 14, 1984?
On September 14, 1984 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on September 14, 1984?
On September 14, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 14, 1984?
On September 14, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on September 14, 1984?
On September 14, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 14, 1984?
On September 14, 1984 several famous people were born including, Fernanda Vasconcellos, Adam Lamberg, Lethal Bizzle.
Which famous people died on September 14, 1984?
Famous people died on September 14, 1984 include, Janet Gaynor.
What was the number one song in September 14, 1984?
The number one song in the week of September 14, 1984 was What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner in US and I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder in UK.
What were the top hits on September 14, 1984?
The top hits on September 14, 1984 were What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner, Missing You by John Waite, She Bop by Cyndi Lauper in US and I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder, Careless Whisper by George Michael, Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr in UK.