Monday November 19, 1984

US date format: 11/19/1984, UK date format: 19/11/1984

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 19, 1984). 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 Lindsay Ellingson and Jorge Fucile. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go by Wham!. In UK I Feel For You by Chaka Khan was in the top 5 hits. Beverly Hills Cop, directed by Martin Brest, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while Loving Each Other by Leo Buscaglia was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pogo 1104. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ancient Art of War or Cabbage Patch Kids: Adventures in the Park.
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Historical Events

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Events

  • Liquid gas tank in Mexico City explodes; 334 die
  • New York Met Dwight Gooden, 20, is youngest to be named NL Rookie of Year
  • San Juanico Disaster: A series of explosions at the PEMEX petroleum storage facility at San Juan Ixhuatepec in Mexico City starts a major fire and kills about 500 people.
  • An East Rail train derails between Sheung Shui and Fanling stations, Hong Kong.
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Beverly Hills Cop

Beverly Hills Cop

Directed by: Martin Brest

Starring: Eddie Murphy, Judge Reinhold, John Ashton, Lisa Eilbacher

Country: United States of America

Perfect Strangers

Perfect Strangers

Directed by: Larry Cohen

Starring: Anne Carlisle, Brad Rijn, John Woehrle, Matthew Stockley

The Rosebud Beach Hotel

The Rosebud Beach Hotel

Directed by: Harry Hurwitz

Starring: Colleen Camp, Peter Scolari, Christopher Lee, Fran Drescher

Roma. L'antica chiave dei sensi

Roma. L'antica chiave dei sensi

Directed by: Lorenzo Onorati

Starring: Robert Gligorov, Sandra Venturini, Aldo Ralli, Francesco Romei

A Cruel Romance

A Cruel Romance

Directed by: Eldar Ryazanov

Starring: Alisa Freyndlikh, Larisa Guzeeva, Nikita Mikhalkov, Andrey Myagkov

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  • Pittsburgh Steelers - New Orleans Saints : 24 - 27
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TV Series

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Pogo 1104

Pogo 1104

Fast Forward

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Pushing Up Daisies

Pushing Up Daisies

Directed by: Selina Barker

Lucky Luke

Lucky Luke

Directed by: Terence Hill

Mensch Bachmann

Mensch Bachmann

Days to next November 19

If November 19, 1984 is your birthday you're 35 years, 9 months, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 1 day.
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Books

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Loving Each Other by Leo Buscaglia

Loving Each Other

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In this exploration of loving and living, bestselling author Leo Buscaglia addresses the intricacies and challenges of love relationships. He asks such important questions, as: How do we best interweave our

Moses The Kitten by James Herriot

Moses The Kitten

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A tiny, bedraggled kitty is found tucked beside a frozen pond, and nursed back to health on a nearby farm. But when he is fit enough to join the other animals,

Love And War by John Jakes

Love And War

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#1 New York Times bestselling author John Jakes presents part two of the epic North and South Trilogy—the Civil War saga that inspired the classic television miniseries North and South—with over five million copies sold!“Massive, lusty, highly readable…A graphic, fast-paced …

Close Encounters by Mike Wallace and Gary Paul Gates

Close Encounters

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Mike Wallace. His very name conjures up a certain kind of journalism -- smart, informed, intense, and groundbreaking. Who else has wrangled sit-downs with his roster of world leaders and criminals,

The Fourth Protocol by Frederick Forsyth

The Fourth Protocol

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It is a time of political unrest in Great Britain. And behind the Iron Curtain an insidious plot is being hatched, a plan so incendiary that even the KGB is ignorant of its existence--Aurora, the

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Ancient Art of War

Ancient Art of War

Platform: Apple II, Macintosh, MS-DOS, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, PC-88, PC-98

Genre: Real-time strategy Real-time tactics

Publisher: Broderbund

Booty

Booty

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, Commodore Plus/4, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Firebird

Mancopter

Mancopter

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Datasoft

Cabbage Patch Kids: Adventures in the Park

Cabbage Patch Kids: Adventures in the Park

Platform: ColecoVision, MSX

Genre: Action

Publisher: Coleco Industries, Inc.

Ballblazer

Ballblazer

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari 5200, Atari 7800, Commodore 64, Famicom, MSX, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Action, Sports

Publisher: Atari


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