Thursday February 16, 1984

US date format: 2/16/1984, UK date format: 16/2/1984

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 16, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Patrick Killelea and Sofia Arvidsson. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Karma Chameleon by Culture Club. In UK Relax by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was in the top 5 hits. Decoder, directed by Muscha, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while Megatrends by John Naisbitt was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Alas Smith & Jones. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Incunabula or Pac-Land.
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Movies

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Decoder

Decoder

Directed by: Muscha

Starring: FM Einheit, William Rice, Christiane Felscherinow, Britzhold Baron De Belle

Swann in Love

Swann in Love

Directed by: Volker Schlöndorff

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Ornella Muti, Alain Delon, Fanny Ardant

Footloose

Footloose

Directed by: Herbert Ross

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer, John Lithgow, Dianne Wiest

Country: United States of America

Mashaal

Mashaal

Directed by: Yash Chopra

Starring: Anil Kapoor, Dilip Kumar, Waheeda Rehman, Rati Agnihotri

Tricheurs

Tricheurs

Directed by: Barbet Schroeder

Starring: Jacques Dutronc, Bulle Ogier, Leandro Vale, Roger Sarbib

history

Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Juliana
  • Saint Lucilla
  • Remembrance of Lambertus
  • Saint Jeremias
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Events

  • New Jersey Devils' first overtime goal, Jan Ludvig beats Hartford Whalers 6-5.

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Famous Deaths

TV Series

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Alas Smith & Jones

Alas Smith & Jones

Directed by: Robin Carr

Robin Hood

Robin Hood

Written by:

Starring: Peter Llewellyn Williams, Ray Winstone, Mark Ryan, Clive Mantle

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Fynbos

Fynbos

Directed by: Harry Patramanis

Danger: Marmalade at Work

Danger: Marmalade at Work

Szálka hal nélkül

Szálka hal nélkül

Magazine Covers

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Books

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Nerve Endings by William Martin

Nerve Endings

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A merger between two powerful corporate empires results in a breathless cross-country race by James Whiting and Jeanne Darrow when the pair discovers what is at stake if the

Rainsong by Phyllis A. Whitney

Rainsong

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Hollis Sands has never gotten over her husband's death. Ricky had been a famous popular singer, and she wrote her best songs for him.

In Search Of Excellence by Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman Jr

In Search Of Excellence

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The "Greatest Business Book of All Time" (Bloomsbury UK), In Search of Excellence has long been a must-have for the boardroom, business school, and bedside table.Based

A Light In The Attic by Shel Silverstein

A Light In The Attic

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Last night, while I lay thinking here,Some Whatifs crawled inside my earAnd pranced and partied all night longAnd sang their same old Whatif song:Whatif I flunk that test?Whatif

The Journeyer by Gary Jennings

The Journeyer

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Legendary trader and explorer Marco Polo was nicknamed "Marco of the millions" because his Venetian countrymen took the grandiose stories of his travels to be exaggerated, if not outright lies.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Incunabula

Platform: DOS

Genre: 4X

Publisher: Avalon Hill

4 Nin Uchi Mahjong

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Strategy[2] board game

Publisher: Nintendo

Pac-Land

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari Lynx, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Famicom, iOS Devices, MSX, PC Engine/TurboGrafx-16, Virtual Console, X68000, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: JP Namco (original); NA Bally Midway (original); NA Atari; NA NEC; EU Grandslam Entertainment; EU Quicksilva

Full Throttle

Platform: Sinclair Spectrum and MSX

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: Micromega

Adventure Construction Set

Platform: Commodore 64, Apple II, MS-DOS, Amiga

Genre: Adventure game, Game creation system

Publisher: Electronic Arts


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