What the sky looked like on July 20, 1984
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 7/20/1984, UK date format: 20/7/1984
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 20, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Konsta Hietanen and Gonzalo Bergessio.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to When Doves Cry by Prince.
In UK Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was in the top 5 hits.
Purple Rain, directed by Albert Magnoli, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Possessions by Judith Michael was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vereda Tropical.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castle of Terror or Donald Duck's Playground.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 20, 1984?
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 20, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
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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?