Wednesday August 15, 1984
US date format: 8/15/1984, UK date format: 15/8/1984
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 15, 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 Quinton Aaron and Jennifer Kirk.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
Old Enough, directed by Marisa Silver, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Past Imperfect by Joan Collins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vereda Tropical.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Great Space Race or Flightmare.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 15, 1984?
- Hawaii ? Toro Nagashi (Floating Lantern Ceremony) to commemorate the end of the second world war
- Poland ? Polish Armed Forces Day
- Eastern Orthodoxy ? Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, the commemoration of the death of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
- RC Saints ? Feast day of the Assumption of Mary, the mother of Jesus, Holy Day of Obligation. Public Holiday in: Austria, Belgium, Cameroon, Chile, C(te d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, East Timor, France, Greece, India, Italy, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Mauritius, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia and Spain.
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- The PKK in Turkey starts a campaign of armed attacks upon the Turkish military
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 15, 1984?
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Days to next August 15If August 15, 1984 is your birthday you're 36 years, 3 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 22 days.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 15, 1984?
On August 15, 1984 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is August 15, 1984?
On August 15, 1984 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 15, 1984?
On August 15, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 15, 1984?
On August 15, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on August 15, 1984?
On August 15, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 15, 1984?
On August 15, 1984 several famous people were born including, Quinton Aaron, Jennifer Kirk, Sérgio Hondjakoff.
What was the number one song in August 15, 1984?
The number one song in the week of August 15, 1984 was Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr. in US and Careless Whisper by George Michael in UK.
What were the top hits on August 15, 1984?
The top hits on August 15, 1984 were Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr., What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner, State Of Shock by Jacksons in US and Careless Whisper by George Michael, Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Agadoo by Black Lace in UK.