Sunday September 19, 1982
US date format: 9/19/1982, UK date format: 19/9/1982
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 Elena Zamolodchikova and Eleni Daniilidou.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Hard To Say I'm Sorry by Chicago.
In UK Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor was in the top 5 hits.
Nikaah, directed by B.R. Chopra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Lace by Shirley Conran was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching At the Movies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chopper Command or Quantum.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 19, 1982?
- Heine Westenfluss's birthday, from Gundam SEED DESTINY.
- Hermione Granger's birthday, from J.K. Rowling's series Harry Potter.
- International Talk Like a Pirate Day
- Saint Kitts and Nevis - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1983)
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- 34th Emmy Awards: Hill St. Blue, Barney Miller, Alan Alda and Carol Kane
- Sandra Haynie / Kathy McMullen wins Portland Ping Team Golf Championship
- Streetcars stop running on Market St. after 122 years of service
- New Orleans Saints' first road shutout victory beating Chicago Bears 10-0.
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- Samuel L M Barlow: Composer, dies at 90.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 19, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Chicago - Hard To Say I'm Sorry
- The Steve Miller Band - Abracadabra
- Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger
- John Cougar - Jack & Diane
- Melissa Manchester - You Should Hear How She Talks About You
- Air Supply - Even The Nights Are Better
- Fleetwood Mac - Hold Me
- John Cougar - Hurts So Good
- The Alan Parsons Project - Eye In The Sky
- Paul McCartney - Take It Away
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Aretha Franklin - Jump To It
- Zapp - Dance Floor (Part I)
- The Gap Band - You Dropped A Bomb On Me
- Donna Summer - Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)
- Grandmaster Flash - The Message
- Evelyn King - Love Come Down
- Jermaine Jackson - Let Me Tickle Your Fancy
- Ray Parker Jr. - Let Me Go
- Stacy Lattisaw - Don't Throw It All Away
- Howard Johnson - So Fine
Sport Games on September 19, 1982
- Baltimore Colts - Miami Dolphins : 20 - 24
- Cincinnati Bengals - Pittsburgh Steelers : 20 - 26
- Dallas Cowboys - St. Louis Cardinals : 24 - 7
- Detroit Lions - Los Angeles Rams : 19 - 14
- Los Angeles Raiders - Atlanta Falcons : 38 - 14
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 19If September 19, 1982 is your birthday you're 38 years, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 26 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?