Thursday November 18, 1982

US date format: 11/18/1982, UK date format: 18/11/1982

It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 18, 1982). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Damon Wayans Jr and Marlène Schiappa. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Up Where We Belong by Joe Cocker. In UK I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant was in the top 5 hits. Heidi's Song, directed by Robert Taylor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982 while Life Sentences by Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Wild America. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Quantum or Box cover of Atari 2600 port.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1982 or at November 18 across the years.

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Movies

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Heidi's Song

Heidi's Song

Directed by: Robert Taylor

Starring: Lorne Greene, Sammy Davis Jr., Margery Gray, Michael Bell

Still of the Night

Still of the Night

Directed by: Robert Benton

Starring: Roy Scheider, Meryl Streep, Jessica Tandy, Joe Grifasi

Country: United States of America

Valentina

Valentina

Directed by: Antonio José Betancor

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Jorge Sanz, Paloma Gómez, Saturno Cerra

Five Days One Summer

Five Days One Summer

Directed by: Fred Zinnemann

Starring: Sean Connery, Betsy Brantley, Lambert Wilson, Jennifer Hilary

Jimmy the Kid

Jimmy the Kid

Directed by: Gary Nelson

Starring: Gary Coleman, Paul Le Mat, Ruth Gordon, Dee Wallace

history

Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Latvia - Independence Day (1918)
  • Also see November 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • R.C. Saints - Dedication of the Basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul ; Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne ; also St Mawes, St Odo of Cluny, St Romanus of Antioch
  • Venezuela - Feast of the Virgen de Chiquinquir�, also known as la Chinita, in the western state of Zulia
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Events

  • Mariasela Alvarez of Dominican Republic, crowned 32nd Miss World

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TV Series

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Wild America

Wild America

Directed by: William Dear

Starring: Marty Stouffer

Country: United States of America

Nemuri Kyôshirô: Engetsu Sappô

Nemuri Kyôshirô: Engetsu Sappô

Top Secret

Top Secret

Les Transistors

Les Transistors

Stadt, Land, Fluß

Stadt, Land, Fluß

Magazine Covers

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Books

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Life Sentences by Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey

Life Sentences

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Life sentences: A novel

Keeping Faith by Jimmy Carter

Keeping Faith

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Available for the first time in paperback, Keeping Faith is Jimmy Carter's account of the satisfaction, frustration, and solitude that attend the man in the Oval Office.

Deadeye Dick by Kurt Vonnegut

Deadeye Dick

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Deadeye Dick is Kurt Vonnegut’s funny, chillingly satirical look at the death of innocence. Amid a true Vonnegutian host of horrors—a double murder, a fatal dose of radioactivity, a decapitation, an

Having It All by Helen Gurley Brown

Having It All

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Having It All: Love Success Sex Money... Even If You're Starting Wi, by Brown, Helen Gurley

Space by James A. Michener

Space

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Already a renowned chronicler of the epic events of world history, James A. Michener tackles the most ambitious subject of his career: space, the last great frontier.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Munch Man

Munch Man

Platform: TI-99/4A

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Texas Instruments

QB-3

QB-3

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Rock-Ola

Quantum

Quantum

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Skill

Publisher: Atari

Preppie!

Preppie!

Platform: Atari 8-bit family

Genre: Overhead view action

Publisher: Adventure International

Box cover of Atari 2600 port

Box cover of Atari 2600 port

Platform: Arcade, Apple II, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, IBM PC, Atari 8-bit, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, Commodore VIC-20

Genre: Action game Side-scrolling platformer

Publisher: Taito


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