Tuesday 20 December 1983
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jonah Hill and Lucy Pinder.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Say Say Say by Paul McCartney.
In UK Only You by The Flying Pickets was in the top 5 hits.
Silkwood, directed by Mike Nichols, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while The Name Of The Rose by Umberto Eco was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Video Music Box.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Automonopoli/Go to Jail or The Heroes of Karn.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
- Jonah Hill: American actor.
- Lucy Pinder: Model.
- Lara Stone: Model.
- Blake Wilson: Vine Star.
- Chelsea Johnson: American pole vaulter.
- Darren Sammy: St. Lucian West Indies cricketer.
- Takuma Terashima: Japanese voice actor and singer.
- Adrián Varela: Mexican singer.
- Adrian Varela: Mexican singer.
- Gia Allemand: Reality Star.
- PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat and 4,000 loyalists evacuate Lebanon
- El Salvador adopts constitution.
- New York Islanders score their most goals (11) versus Pittsburgh Penguins.
- Guy Lafleur, Montreal Canadians, becomes 10th NHL player to score 500 goals.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - Say Say Say
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Say It Isn't So
- Duran Duran - Union Of The Snake
- Yes - Owner Of A Lonely Heart
- Lionel Richie - All Night Long (All Night)
- Billy Joel - Uptown Girl
- Pat Benatar - Love Is A Battlefield
- Olivia Newton-John - Twist Of Fate
- The Rolling Stones - Undercover Of The Night
- Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride
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