Tuesday March 15, 1983

US date format: 3/15/1983, UK date format: 15/3/1983

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see zodiac on March 15, 1983). 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 Sean Biggerstaff and Jeana Smith. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Billie Jean by Michael Jackson. In UK Total Eclipse Of The Heart by Bonnie Tyler was in the top 5 hits. The Outsiders, directed by Francis Ford Coppola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983 while Mistral'S Daughter by Judith Krantz was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gun Shy. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blagger or Killer Kong.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • International Day Against Police Brutality
  • Turkey buzzards return to Hinckley, Ohio.
  • Blessed Arnicus of Averbode
  • For corporations in the United States that use the calendar year as their fiscal year, the date on which the corporation must file its corporate income tax return
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Events

  • JosT Luis Sert, Spanish-US architect/urban developer, dies at age 80.

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Movies

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Local Hero

Local Hero

Directed by: Bill Forsyth

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Peter Riegert, Fulton Mackay, Denis Lawson

Country: United States of America

Pauline at the Beach

Pauline at the Beach

Directed by: Éric Rohmer

Starring: Amanda Langlet, Arielle Dombasle, Pascal Greggory, Féodor Atkine

Tender Mercies

Tender Mercies

Directed by: Bruce Beresford

Starring: Robert Duvall, Tess Harper, Betty Buckley, Wilford Brimley

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Videodrome

Videodrome

Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: James Woods, Debbie Harry, Sonja Smits, Peter Dvorsky

Country: United States of America

Wild Style

Wild Style

Directed by: Charlie Ahearn

Starring: 'Lee' George Quinones, Lady Pink, Fab 5 Freddy, Patti Astor

TV Series

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Gun Shy

Gun Shy

Directed by: Simon West

The Family Tree

The Family Tree

Directed by: Vivi Friedman

The Hard Word

The Hard Word

Directed by: Scott Roberts

Just Another Day

Just Another Day

Directed by: Peter Spirer

Treasure Hunt

Treasure Hunt

Directed by: John Paddy Carstairs

How old am I?

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Mistral'S Daughter by Judith Krantz

Mistral'S Daughter

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They were three generations of magnificent red-haired beauties born to scandal, bred to success, bound to a single extraordinary man--Julien Mistral, the painter, the genius, the lover whose passions had seared them all.

The Delta Star by Joseph Wambaugh

The Delta Star

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A prostitute, Missy Moonbeam, falls from the roof of the Wonderland Hotel, and in her diary is the phone number of Caltech, one of America's finest scientific institutions.

Jane Fonda'S Workout Book by Jane Fonda

Jane Fonda'S Workout Book

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Jane Fonda's Workout Book

Life, The Universe And Everything by Douglas Adams

Life, The Universe And Everything

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"HYSTERICAL!"--The Philadelphia InquirerThe unhappy inhabitants of planet Krikkit are sick of looking at the night sky above their heads--so they plan to destroy it.

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Storybook by William Kotzwinkle

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Storybook

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1982 First Edition, Scholastic Book Services. Paperback. ISBN: 0590374085.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Blagger

Blagger

Platform: Acorn Electron, Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Commodore 64, Commodore Plus/4, MSX

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Alligata, Amsoft

Digger

Digger

Platform: IBM PC

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Windmill Software

Killer Kong

Killer Kong

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Blaby Computer Games

The Coveted Mirror

The Coveted Mirror

Platform: Apple II

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Penguin Software

Pac & Pal

Pac & Pal

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Namco

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on March 15, 1983?

On March 15, 1983 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is March 15, 1983?

On March 15, 1983 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on March 15, 1983?

On March 15, 1983 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 15, 1983?

On March 15, 1983 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on March 15, 1983?

On March 15, 1983 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on March 15, 1983?

On March 15, 1983 several famous people were born including, Sean Biggerstaff, Jeana Smith, Ben Hilfenhaus.

Which famous people died on March 15, 1983?

Famous people died on March 15, 1983 include, Jose Luis Sert, Coloman Braun-Bogdan.

What was the number one song in March 15, 1983?

The number one song in the week of March 15, 1983 was Billie Jean by Michael Jackson in US and Total Eclipse Of The Heart by Bonnie Tyler in UK.

What were the top hits on March 15, 1983?

The top hits on March 15, 1983 were Billie Jean by Michael Jackson, Shame On The Moon by Bob Seger, Do You Really Want To Hurt Me by Culture Club in US and Total Eclipse Of The Heart by Bonnie Tyler, Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) by Eurythmics in UK.