Tuesday 15 June 1982
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Katie Chapman and Mike Delany.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney.
In UK Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant was in the top 5 hits.
Firefox, directed by Clint Eastwood, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while The Fate Of The Earth by Jonathan Schell was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Pitfall! or Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 15 June 1982 ?
- Commemoration of Evelyn Underhill (Anglican mystic and poet)
- Roman Catholic Church ? Feast of Saint Germaine Cousin, patron of shepherdesses and of victims of child abuse
- Roman Catholic Church and some Anglican churches: Corpus Christi (moveable feast, 2006)
- Saint Vitus' Day ? Vitus Diena held in medieval Latvia
- Malawi's Freedom Day
- Commemoration of William Adams (Miura Anjin ????) a man shipwrecked in Japan in the 1600s, and whom James Clavell's "Shogun" was based upon
- Flag Day in Denmark
- Roman Empire ? ninth and final day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
- Katie Chapman: English footballer.
- Mike Delany: New Zealand rugby player.
- Abdur Razzak: Bangladeshi cricketer.
- Haley Scarnato: American singer.
- Riots in Argentina after Falklands / Malvinas defeat
- Supreme Court rules all children, regardless of citizenship, are entitled to a public education
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1982 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - Ebony And Ivory
- The Human League - Don't You Want Me
- Toto - Rosanna
- Ray Parker Jr. - The Other Woman
- Willie Nelson - Always On My Mind
- Asia - Heat Of The Moment
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - Crimson And Clover
- Dazz Band - Let It Whip
- John Cougar - Hurts So Good
- Deniece Williams - It's Gonna Take A Miracle
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