Thursday 20 December 1984
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 20, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Bob Morley and Adina Fohlin.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Like A Virgin by Madonna.
In UK Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney was in the top 5 hits.
Mrs. Soffel, directed by Gillian Armstrong, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Talisman by Stephen King and Peter Straub was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Drei reizende Schwestern.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castle Nightmare or Duck Hunt.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 20 December 1984
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 20 December 1984 ?
- 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.
- Bob Morley: Actor.
- Adina Fohlin
- Sanjeeda Sheikh: Soap Opera Actress.
- Bobby Morley: TV Actor.
- Nikolaos Karabelas: Greek footballer.
- David Tavaré: Spanish singer and DJ.
- Gonzalo Marquez: Venezuelan baseball player (Born 1946).
- 33 unknown keyboard (piano) works of Johann Sebastion Bach are found in the Yale library.
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- The Summit tunnel fire is the largest underground fire in history, as a freight train carrying over 1 million litres of petrol derails near the town of Todmorden in the Pennines.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Band Aid - Do They Know It's Christmas?
- Paul McCartney - Pipes Of Peace
- Howard Jones - What Is Love
- Frankie Goes To Hollywood - The Power Of Love
- Wham! - Last Christmas / Everything She Wants
- Status Quo - Marguerita Time
- We All Stand Together - Paul McCartney & The Frog Chorus
- Billy Joel - Tell Her About It
- Madonna - Like A Virgin
- Paul Young - Love Of The Common People
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?