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Sunday May 16, 1982

US date format: 5/16/1982, UK date format: 16/5/1982

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 16, 1982). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Billy Joe Crawford and Angie Griffin. 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 The I Love New York Diet by Bess Myerson and Bill Adler 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 Dungeons of Daggorath or Joust.
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What the sky looked like on 16 May 1982

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Moonlighting

Directed by: Jerzy Skolimowski

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Eugene Lipinski, Jirí Stanislav, Eugeniusz Haczkiewicz

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A Good Marriage

Directed by: Éric Rohmer

Starring: Béatrice Romand, André Dussollier, Féodor Atkine, Arielle Dombasle

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Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid

Directed by: Carl Reiner

Starring: Steve Martin, Rachel Ward, Alan Ladd, Carl Reiner

Country: United States

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Annie

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Aileen Quinn, Albert Finney, Carol Burnett, Ann Reinking

Country: United States

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Britannia Hospital

Directed by: Lindsay Anderson

Starring: Leonard Rossiter, Malcolm McDowell, Brian Pettifer, John Moffatt

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Los gozos y las sombras

Starring: Eusebio Poncela, Carlos Larrañaga, Charo López, Rafael Alonso

Country: Spain

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Middletown

Directed by: Brian Kirk

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Flashback

Directed by: Franco Amurri

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L'heure de vérité

Keiji yoroshiku

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 May 1982 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint HonorT of Amiens
  • Saint Andrew Bobola
  • Saint Ubaldus
  • Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
  • Saint Simon Stock
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Barnum closes at St. James Theater NYC after 854 performances
  • Is There Life after High School? closes at Barrymore after 12 performances
  • Columbia moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating in preparation for STS-4
  • Stanley Cup: New York Islanders sweep Vancouver Canucks in 4 games
  • Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Lady Michelob Golf Tournament.

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 16, 1982 - Geocentric view

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The I Love New York Diet

By: Bess Myerson and Bill Adler

Safer than the FAD diet and it works better. Recommended by leading drs.

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A Mother And Two Daughters

By: Gail Godwin

"A big, entertaining novel...Rich in character and place and humanity...Gail Godwin is a wonderful writer."THE BOSTON GLOBEAt the death of Leonard Strickland, beloved Southern gentleman, husband and father, his family is

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Celebrity

By: Thomas Thompson

A story of three young men whose graduation spree results in violence that haunts their march to celebrity. The three go their separate ways.

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The Parsifal Mosaic

By: Robert Ludlum

Michael Havelock’s world died on a moonlit beach on the Costa Brava as he watched his partner and lover, double agent Jenna Karas, efficiently gunned down by his own agency.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dungeons of Daggorath

Dungeons of Daggorath

Platform: TRS-80 Color Computer, Dragon computer

Genre: Dungeon crawl

Publisher: Tandy Corporation

Birdie King

Birdie King

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Taito

Joust

Platform: Arcade

Genre: action game

Publisher: Williams Electronics

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Legionnaire

Legionnaire

Platform: Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, Apple II

Genre: strategy, real-time tactics

Publisher: Avalon Hill

Air Raiders

Platform: Atari 2600

Publisher: Mattel

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Rocky III

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Fun and Fancy Free

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Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan

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Charlotte's Web

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Annie

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