Wednesday December 19, 1984
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 19, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Carina Beduschi and Ian Kennedy.
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 Strong Medicine by Arthur Hailey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Drei reizende Schwestern.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3D Bomb Alley or Abyss.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 19 December 1984
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Which were the important events of 19 December 1984 ?
- 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
- Roman festivals - Opalia
- Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:19 December
- China PR Premier Zhao Ziyang and Margaret Thatcher sign Hong Kong Treaty
- Fire at Wilberg Mine in central Utah killed 27 people
- UK signs agreement with China to return Hong Kong to China in 1997
- Wayne Gretzky, 23, is 18th and youngest NHL player to score 1,000 points.
- Fire at the Wilberg Mine in central Utah kills 27 people.
- The Sino-British Joint Declaration, stating that the People's Republic of China would resume the exercise of sovereignty over Hong Kong and the United Kingdom would restore Hong Kong to China with effect from July 1, 1997 is signed in Beijing by Deng Xiaoping and Margaret Thatcher.
- Four African-American youths (Barry Allen, Troy Canty, James Ramseur, and Darrell Cabey) board an express train in The Bronx borough of New York City. They attempt to rob Bernhard Goetz, who shoots them. The event starts a national debate about urban crime in the United States.
- In Malta, Prime Minister Dom Mintoff resigns.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Band Aid - Do They Know It's Christmas?
- Paul McCartney - Pipes Of Peace
- Howard Jones - What Is Love
- Frankie Goes To Hollywood - The Power Of Love
- Wham! - Last Christmas / Everything She Wants
- Status Quo - Marguerita Time
- We All Stand Together - Paul McCartney & The Frog Chorus
- Billy Joel - Tell Her About It
- Madonna - Like A Virgin
- Paul Young - Love Of The Common People
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?