Friday November 19, 1982
US date format: 11/19/1982, UK date format: 19/11/1982
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 19, 1982). 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 Francesco Reda and Jonathan Sanchez.
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.
The Last Unicorn, directed by Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr., 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 David's Midnight Magic or Box cover of Atari 2600 port.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 19, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing
- Lionel Richie - Truly
- Luther Vandross - Bad Boy/having A Party
- Diana Ross - Muscles
- Melba Moore - Love's Comin' At Ya
- Prince - 1999
- Vanity 6 - Nasty Girl
- The Time - 777-9311
- Cheryl Lynn And Luther Vandross - If This World Were Mine
- Michael Jackson And Paul McCartney - The Girl Is Mine
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?