Monday 16 April 1984
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Amelia Atwater-Rhodes and Noah Fleiss.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) by Phil Collins.
In UK Hello by Lionel Richie was in the top 5 hits.
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter, directed by Joseph Zito, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while In Search Of Excellence by Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman Jr was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Mr. Palfrey of Westminster.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brain Strainers or ChipWits.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 April 1984 ?
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
- Blessed HervT of Tours
- Saint Turibius
- Saint Fructuosus
- Saint Drogo.
- Saint Benedict Joseph Labre
- Mawlid in Shi'a Islam (2006).
- Birthday of the Danish sovereign, Queen Margrethe, celebrated in Greenland.
- Saints Martial, Urban, Eventius, Caecilian, Julia, and their companions, martyrs of 304
- Amelia Atwater-Rhodes: American author.
- Noah Fleiss: American actor.
- Romain Feillu: French road racing cyclist, who since 2014 rides for UCI Professional Continental team Bretagne-Séché Environnement.
- Natalie Blair: Australian actress.
- Teddy Blass: American composer and producer.
- Claire Foy: English actress
- Tucker Fredricks: American speed skater
- Paweł Kieszek: Polish footballer
- Kerron Stewart: Jamaican sprinter
- Oakland A Dave Kingman hits 3 HRs including a grand slam
- Pulitzer prize awarded to Mary Oliver for American Primitive
- 88th Boston Marathon won by Geoff Smith of Great Britain in 2:10:34.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now)
- Kenny Loggins - Footloose
- Lionel Richie - Hello
- Thompson Twins - Hold Me Now
- Culture Club - Miss Me Blind
- Pointer Sisters - Automatic
- Rockwell - Somebody's Watching Me
- Rick Springfield - Love Somebody
- Eurythmics - Here Comes The Rain Again
- Tracey Ullman - They Don't Know
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