Sunday 19 September 1982
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nicole Voss and Columbus Short.
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.
Le brasier ardent, directed by Ivan Mozzhukhin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Master Of The Game by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching At the Movies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Paratrooper or Log Run.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 September 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)
- Japan - Respect for the Aged Day (traditional - beginning in 2003, the holiday is held on the third Monday of September.)
- Chile - Armed Forces Day
- Church of England - Theodore of Tarsus
- Also see September 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Januarius
- In ancient Greece, the sixth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the procession to Eleusis began at the Kerameikos in Athens.
- Nicole Voss: American model.
- Columbus Short: American actor and choreographer.
- Skepta : Rapper.
- Shaun Barker: English footballer.
- Eduardo Carvalho: Portuguese footballer.
- Eleni Daniilidou: Greek tennis player
- Jordan Parise: American ice hockey player
- Jesse Snider: American singer-songwriter author and illustrator (Baptized By Fire)
- Samuel L M Barlow: Composer, dies at 90.
- 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.
- Scott Fahlman posts the first documented emoticons :-) and :-( on the Carnegie Mellon University Bulletin Board System.
- The first emoticons are posted by Scott Fahlman.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1982 ?
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
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