Wednesday May 18, 1983
US date format: 5/18/1983, UK date format: 18/5/1983
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 18, 1983). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Kenda Perez and Vince Young.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Let's Dance by David Bowie.
In UK True by Spandau Ballet was in the top 5 hits.
WarGames, directed by John Badham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while One To One by Theodore Isaac Rubin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Shades of Darkness.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Granny's Garden or Champion Baseball.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 18, 1983?
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 18, 1983?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 18, 1983?
On May 18, 1983 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is May 18, 1983?
On May 18, 1983 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 18, 1983?
On May 18, 1983 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 18, 1983?
On May 18, 1983 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 18, 1983?
On May 18, 1983 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 18, 1983?
On May 18, 1983 several famous people were born including, Kenda Perez, Vince Young, Gary O'Neil.
What was the number one song in May 18, 1983?
The number one song in the week of May 18, 1983 was Let's Dance by David Bowie in US and True by Spandau Ballet in UK.
What were the top hits on May 18, 1983?
The top hits on May 18, 1983 were Let's Dance by David Bowie, Beat It by Michael Jackson, Flashdance...What A Feeling by Irene Cara in US and True by Spandau Ballet, Candy Girl by New Edition, Temptation by Heaven 17 in UK.