What the sky looked like on December 17, 1984
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 12/17/1984, UK date format: 17/12/1984
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 17, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Shannon Marie Woodward and Christof Innerhofer.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Like A Virgin by Madonna.
In UK Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney was in the top 5 hits.
Mrs. Soffel, directed by Gillian Armstrong, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Weaker Vessel by Antonia Fraser was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Drei reizende Schwestern.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing ChipWits or Star Wars: Return of the Jedi.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 17, 1984?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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?