Wednesday May 16, 1984
US date format: 5/16/1984, UK date format: 16/5/1984
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 16, 1984). 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 Pania Rose and Darío Cvitanich.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Hello by Lionel Richie.
In UK The Reflex by Duran Duran was in the top 5 hits.
Once Upon a Time in America, directed by Sergio Leone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while One More Sunday by John D. MacDonald was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Superstar.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mugsy or Mickey's Space Adventure.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 16, 1984?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
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- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- Mackay pays US$218,718 for 44,166 tickets to keep Minnesota Twins in Minnesota; Twins sell 51,863 tickets but only 6,346 fans show up for the game.
- Juventus wins 24th Europe Cup II in Basel, Switzerland.
- Guinea-Bissau adopts constitution.
Czech ice hockey player.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 16, 1984?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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 16, 1984?
On May 16, 1984 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is May 16, 1984?
On May 16, 1984 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 16, 1984?
On May 16, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 16, 1984?
On May 16, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 16, 1984?
On May 16, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 16, 1984?
On May 16, 1984 several famous people were born including, Pania Rose, Tomáš Fleischmann, Darío Cvitanich.
Which famous people died on May 16, 1984?
Famous people died on May 16, 1984 include, Andy Kaufman, Irwin Shaw.
What was the number one song in May 16, 1984?
The number one song in the week of May 16, 1984 was Hello by Lionel Richie in US and The Reflex by Duran Duran in UK.
What were the top hits on May 16, 1984?
The top hits on May 16, 1984 were Hello by Lionel Richie, Let's Hear It For The Boy by Deniece Williams, Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) by Phil Collins in US and The Reflex by Duran Duran, Automatic by The Pointer Sisters, Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) by Phil Collins in UK.