Saturday March 20, 1982
US date format: 3/20/1982, UK date format: 20/3/1982
It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 20, 1982). 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 Nick Blood and Nick Wheeler.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts.
In UK The Lion Sleeps Tonight by Tight Fit was in the top 5 hits.
The Man from Snowy River, directed by George Miller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Witness To Power by John Ehrlichman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Los gozos y las sombras.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Name This Game Octopus or Space Defender.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 20, 1982?
- Feast of St. Cuthbert, patron saint of Northumbria (died 704)
- Saint Alexandra
- Saint Herbert (died 687)
- Canberra Day
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- Hendrik L van Beek: Dutch Vice-Admiral, dies at age 52.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 20, 1982?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 20If March 20, 1982 is your birthday you're 38 years, 6 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months.
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?