Monday May 16, 1983US date format: 5/16/1983, UK date format: 16/5/1983
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It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 16, 1983). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nancy Ajram and Daniel Kerr.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Let's Dance by David Bowie.
In UK True by Spandau Ballet was in the top 5 hits.
WarGames, directed by John Badham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while The Summer Of Katya by Trevanian was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Shades of Darkness.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bio-Attack or Frantic Freddie.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 May 1983
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Which were the important events of 16 May 1983 ?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
- Saint Simon Stock
- Saint John Nepomuk or John Nepomucene (1330 - 1393)
- Saint Brendan the Navigator - also in the Irish Calendar.
- Teacher's Day in Malaysia.
- Nancy Ajram: Lebanese singer.
- Daniel Kerr: Australian football player (AFL).
- Kyle Wellwood: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Carel Brons: Composer, dies at 52.
- Lebanese parliament accepts peace accord with Israel.
- Sudan People's Liberation Army/Movement rebels against the Sudanese government.
- NSW Premier Neville Wran steps down, in response to allegations raised by the ABC program ''Four Corners'', that he attempted to influence the NSW Magistracy.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- David Bowie - Let's Dance
- Michael Jackson - Beat It
- Irene Cara - Flashdance...What A Feeling
- Men At Work - Overkill
- Thomas Dolby - She Blinded Me With Science
- Prince - Little Red Corvette
- Laura Branigan - Solitaire
- Greg Kihn Band - Jeopardy
- Lionel Richie - My Love
- Culture Club - Time (Clock Of The Heart)
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?