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Friday November 16, 1984

It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 16, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Gemma Atkinson and Kimberly J Brown. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go by Wham!. In UK I Feel For You by Chaka Khan was in the top 5 hits. A Cruel Romance, directed by Eldar Ryazanov, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while Heritage by Abba Eban was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pogo 1104. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Codename MAT or Gremlins.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 16 November 1984

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Movies

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

A Cruel Romance

Directed by: Eldar Ryazanov

Starring: Alisa Freyndlikh, Larisa Guzeeva, Nikita Mikhalkov, Andrey Myagkov

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Falling in Love

Directed by: Ulu Grosbard

Starring: Robert De Niro, Meryl Streep, Harvey Keitel, Jane Kaczmarek

Country: United States

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What Waits Below

Directed by: Don Sharp

Starring: Robert Powell, Timothy Bottoms, Lisa Blount, Richard Johnson

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Night of the Comet

Directed by: Thom Eberhardt

Starring: Catherine Mary Stewart, Kelli Maroney, Robert Beltran, Sharon Farrell

Country: United States

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Missing in Action

Directed by: Joseph Zito

Starring: Chuck Norris, M. Emmet Walsh, David Tress, Lenore Kasdorf

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Pogo 1104

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Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

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Pushing Up Daisies

Directed by: Selina Barker

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Lucky Luke

Directed by: Terence Hill

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Mensch Bachmann

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 November 1984 ?

Holidays:
  • 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
  • Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • 14th Shuttle Mission (51A) - Discovery 2 - lands at Kennedy Center.
  • Houston blocks 20 Denver shots tying NBA regulation game record
  • John Lennon releases Every Man has a Woman Who Loves Him

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on November 16, 1984 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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

Heritage

By: Abba Eban

A magnificently illustrated, superbly written history and the companion volume to the award-winning PBS television series Heritage, narrated by Abba Eban and viewed by some 50 million Americans.

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Life Its Ownself

By: Dan Jenkins

the semi tougher adventures of billy clyde puckett & them

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Crescent City

By: Belva Plain

She was the exquisite daughter of a wealthy Jewish merchant. From a charmed girlhood in opulent New Orleans, she would be swept into the cataclysm of the Civil War.

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The Talisman

By: Stephen King and Peter Straub

The iconic, “extraordinary” (The Washington Post) collaboration between #1 bestselling author Stephen King and Peter Straub—an epic thriller about a young boy’s quest to save his mother’s life.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Gremlins

Gremlins

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Action

Publisher: Atari

Baltic 1985: Corridor To Berlin

Baltic 1985: Corridor To Berlin

Platform: Apple II Commodore 64

Genre: Wargame

Publisher: Strategic Simulations Inc.

Jet Set Willy

Jet Set Willy

Platform: ZX Spectrum, BBC Micro, Acorn Electron, Commodore 64, Commodore 16, Dragon 32, Atari 8-bit family, MSX, Amstrad CPC, MTX, TI-99/4A

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Software Projects Tynesoft (Atari 8-bit)

Codename MAT

Codename MAT

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC

Genre: Shoot 'em up, Strategy

Publisher: Micromega

Gauntlet

Gauntlet

Platform: Acorn Electron BBC Micro Amstrad CPC

Genre: Defender (video game) clone

Publisher: Micro Power

Home videos

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

Staying Alive

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Silkwood

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Octopussy

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Police Academy

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Mickey's Christmas Carol

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