Sunday 16 September 1984
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Katie Melua and Sabrina Bryan.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner.
In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits.
Ninja III: The Domination, directed by Sam Firstenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while First Among Equals by Jeffrey Archer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Jeopardy!.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Match Day or Electrician.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
What the sky looked like on 16 September 1984
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Which were the important events of 16 September 1984 ?
- Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
- Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
- In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
- Papua New Guinea - Independence Day (from Australia, 1975)
- Katie Melua: Georgian-English singer-songwriter and guitarist.
- Sabrina Bryan: American actress and singer (The Cheetah Girls).
- Ali Fedotowsky
- Serginho: Brazilian footballer.
- Serginho Catarinense: Brazilian footballer.
- Emmy Creative Arts Award presentation
- Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
- Miami Vice first airs on NBC.
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Sport Games on 16 September 1984
- Atlanta Falcons - Minnesota Vikings : 20 - 27
- Chicago Bears - Green Bay Packers : 9 - 7
- Cincinnati Bengals - New York Jets : 23 - 43
- Denver Broncos - Cleveland Browns : 24 - 14
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
- Mtume - You, Me And He
- Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters
- Tina Turner - What's Love Got To Do With It
- Joyce Kennedy & Jeffrey Osborne - The Last Time I Made Love
- Rick James - 17
- The S.O.S. Band - Just The Way You Like It
- Prince And The Revolution - Let's Go Crazy
- Prince - When Doves Cry
- Jermaine Jackson - Dynamite
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?