Tuesday January 17, 1984
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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 17, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Calvin Harris and Sophie Dee.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Owner Of A Lonely Heart by Yes.
In UK Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney was in the top 5 hits.
Broadway Danny Rose, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while August by Judith Rossner was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Auf Wiedersehen, Pet.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bomb Jack or B.C. II: Grog's Revenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 January 1984
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Which were the important events of 17 January 1984 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- Calvin Harris: Scottish DJ, singer, songwriter and record producer, considered as being the richest one in the world in 2015.
- Sophie Dee: Welsh pornographic actress.
- Florian Fritz
- Mirtha Michelle
- Kelvin Fletcher: English actor and model.
- Supreme Court rules (5-4) oks private use of home VCRs to tape TV programs for later viewing does not violate federal copyright laws
- US Supreme Court rules (5-4) private use of home VCRs to tape TV programs for later viewing does not violate federal copyright laws.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Yes - Owner Of A Lonely Heart
- Paul McCartney - Say Say Say
- Culture Club - Karma Chameleon
- The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep
- Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride
- Elton John - I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues
- Olivia Newton-John - Twist Of Fate
- Kool & The Gang - Joanna
- Lionel Richie - Running With The Night
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Say It Isn't So
Top #10 R&B songs
- Kool & The Gang - Joanna
- Patti LaBelle - If Only You Knew
- Shannon - Let The Music Play
- Debarge - Time Will Reveal
- Baby, I'm Hooked (Right Into Your Love) - ConFunkShun
- Body Talk - The Deele
- Twilight 22 - Electric Kingdom
- Paul McCartney And Michael Jackson - Say Say Say
- Luther Vandross - I'll Let You Slide
- D Train - Something's On Your Mind
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?