Sunday February 20, 1983
US date format: 2/20/1983, UK date format: 20/2/1983
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 20, 1983). 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 Justin Verlander and Jean-Baptiste Shelmerdine.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Baby, Come To Me by Patti Austin.
In UK Too Shy by Kajagoogoo was in the top 5 hits.
Sheer Madness, directed by Margarethe von Trotta, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Life Extension by Durk Pearson and Sandy Shaw was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Hard Word.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mega Zone or The Activision Decathlon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 20, 1983?
- Japan launches Tenma satellite to study x-rays (450 / 570 km)
- Roland Liboton becomes world champion cross-country cycling.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 20, 1983?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
- Evelyn King - Betcha She Don't Love You
- The Gap Band - Outstanding
- Debarge - I Like It
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Fall In Love With Me
- Ray Parker Jr. - Bad Boy
- Lionel Richie - You Are
- George Clinton Featuring Coolio - Atomic Dog
- Patti Austin With James Ingram - Baby, Come To Me
- Yarbrough & Peoples - Heartbeats
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 20, 1983?
On February 20, 1983 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is February 20, 1983?
On February 20, 1983 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on February 20, 1983?
On February 20, 1983 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 20, 1983?
On February 20, 1983 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 20, 1983?
On February 20, 1983 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 20, 1983?
On February 20, 1983 several famous people were born including, Justin Verlander, Jean-Baptiste Shelmerdine, Nusrat Imrose Tisha.
Which famous people died on February 20, 1983?
Famous people died on February 20, 1983 include, James G Richardson, Ray Vitte, Fritz Koberle.
What was the number one song in February 20, 1983?
The number one song in the week of February 20, 1983 was Baby, Come To Me by Patti Austin in US and Too Shy by Kajagoogoo in UK.
What were the top hits on February 20, 1983?
The top hits on February 20, 1983 were Baby, Come To Me by Patti Austin, Down Under by Men At Work, Shame On The Moon by Bob Seger in US and Too Shy by Kajagoogoo, Down Under by Men At Work in UK.