Saturday May 15, 1982
US date format: 5/15/1982, UK date format: 15/5/1982
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 15, 1982). 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 Jessica Sutta and Alex Breckenridge.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney.
In UK Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits.
Moonlighting, directed by Jerzy Skolimowski, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while When Bad Things Happen To Good People by Harold S. Kushner was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Los gozos y las sombras.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Space Spartans or Donkey Kong Jr..
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 15, 1982?
- Paraguay - Independence Day. Celebrations for the anniversary of the independence begin on Flag Day, 14 May.
- Nakba Day in Palestinian communities.
- Roman Empire - Mercuralia in honor of Mercury held.
- International day of climate changes.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 15, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - Ebony And Ivory
- Vangelis - Chariots Of Fire - Titles
- Rick Springfield - Don't Talk To Strangers
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'N Roll
- Tommy Tutone - 867-5309/Jenny
- Charlene - I've Never Been To Me
- Paul Davis - '65 Love Affair
- The J. Geils Band - Freeze-Frame
- Ray Parker Jr. - The Other Woman
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Did It In A Minute
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Deniece Williams - It's Gonna Take A Miracle
- Atlantic Starr - Circles
- Ray Parker Jr. - The Other Woman
- Patrice Rushen - Forget Me Nots
- Dazz Band - Let It Whip
- Cheri - Murphy's Law
- Richard "Dimples" Fields - If It Ain't One Thing...It's Another
- Shalamar - A Night To Remember
- A Taste Of Honey - I'll Try Something New
- The Temptations Featuring Rick James - Standing On The Top-Part 1
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 15If May 15, 1982 is your birthday you're 38 years, 4 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 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 May 15, 1982?
On May 15, 1982 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is May 15, 1982?
On May 15, 1982 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 15, 1982?
On May 15, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 15, 1982?
On May 15, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 15, 1982?
On May 15, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 15, 1982?
On May 15, 1982 several famous people were born including, Jessica Sutta, Alex Breckenridge, Veronica Campbell-Brown.
What was the number one song in May 15, 1982?
The number one song in the week of May 15, 1982 was Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney in US and Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder in UK.
What were the top hits on May 15, 1982?
The top hits on May 15, 1982 were Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney, Chariots Of Fire - Titles by Vangelis, Don't Talk To Strangers by Rick Springfield in US and Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder, A Little Peace by Nicole, I Won't Let You Down by PhD in UK.