Sunday 17 July 1983
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sarah Jones (screen actress) and Adam Lind.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Every Breath You Take by The Police.
In UK Baby Jane by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
Jaws 3-D, directed by Joe Alves, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Christine by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fun to Imagine.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Felix and the Fruit Monsters or Infidel.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 July 1983 ?
- Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
- Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
- South Korea - Constitution Day
- Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
- Feast Day of St Cynllo
- Iraq - Ba'ath Revolution Day
- Sarah Jones (screen actress)
- Adam Lind: American baseball player.
- Brooke Kinsella: British actress.
- Sarah Jones: American actress.
- Jessi Cruickshank: Canadian television presenter.
- Ryan Guettler: professional Australian BMX rider.
- 112th British Golf Open: Tom Watson shoots a 275 at Royal Birkdale
- 1st USFL championship (Mich Panthers beats Philadelphia Stars 24-22)
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Police - Every Breath You Take
- Eddy Grant - Electric Avenue
- Irene Cara - Flashdance...What A Feeling
- Sergio Mendes - Never Gonna Let You Go
- Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'
- The Kinks - Come Dancing
- Kajagoogoo - Too Shy
- Madness - Our House
- Duran Duran - Is There Something I Should Know
- Culture Club - Time (Clock Of The Heart)
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