Tuesday November 16, 1982
US date format: 11/16/1982, UK date format: 16/11/1982
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 16, 1982). 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 Ronald Pognon and Amar'e Stoudemire.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Up Where We Belong by Joe Cocker.
In UK I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant was in the top 5 hits.
The Last Unicorn, directed by Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr., was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Life Sentences by Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wild America.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Journey Escape or 3D Tanx.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 16, 1982?
- USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
- R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
- Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Day for Tolerance
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- 5th Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 5-lands at Edwards Air Force Base.
- Space Shuttle Columbia completes its 1st operational flight
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 16, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing
- Lionel Richie - Truly
- Luther Vandross - Bad Boy/having A Party
- Diana Ross - Muscles
- Melba Moore - Love's Comin' At Ya
- Prince - 1999
- Vanity 6 - Nasty Girl
- The Time - 777-9311
- Cheryl Lynn And Luther Vandross - If This World Were Mine
- Michael Jackson And Paul McCartney - The Girl Is Mine
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 16If November 16, 1982 is your birthday you're 37 years, 10 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 15 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on November 16, 1982?
On November 16, 1982 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is November 16, 1982?
On November 16, 1982 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 16, 1982?
On November 16, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 16, 1982?
On November 16, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on November 16, 1982?
On November 16, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 16, 1982?
On November 16, 1982 several famous people were born including, Ronald Pognon, Amar'e Stoudemire, Nonito Donaire.
Which famous people died on November 16, 1982?
Famous people died on November 16, 1982 include, Lenny Murphy, Arthur Askey.
What was the number one song in November 16, 1982?
The number one song in the week of November 16, 1982 was Up Where We Belong by Joe Cocker in US and I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant in UK.
What were the top hits on November 16, 1982?
The top hits on November 16, 1982 were Up Where We Belong by Joe Cocker, Truly by Lionel Richie, Heart Attack by Olivia Newton-John in US and I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant, Heartbreaker by Dionne Warwick, Mad World by Tears For Fears in UK.