Wednesday April 21, 1982
US date format: 4/21/1982, UK date format: 21/4/1982
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 21, 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 Brianne Davis and Terrence J.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts.
In UK My Camera Never Lies by Bucks Fizz was in the top 5 hits.
Big Meat Eater, directed by Chris Windsor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Fever by Robin Cook 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 Log Run or Pickaxe Pete (Europe) Pick Axe Pete! (US).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 21, 1982?
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- Dr Michael E Bakey performs 1st successful heart implant
- Atlanta Braves win their 13th straight game.
- Dutch Queen Beatrice addresses US Congress.
- Baseball: Rollie Fingers of the Milwaukee Brewers becomes the first pitcher to record 300 saves.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 21, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'N Roll
- Go-Go's - We Got The Beat
- Vangelis - Chariots Of Fire - Titles
- The J. Geils Band - Freeze-Frame
- Rick Springfield - Don't Talk To Strangers
- Paul McCartney - Ebony And Ivory
- Huey Lewis and the News - Do You Believe In Love
- Bertie Higgins - Key Largo
- Paul Davis - '65 Love Affair
- Tommy Tutone - 867-5309/Jenny
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Richard "Dimples" Fields - If It Ain't One Thing...It's Another
- Stevie Wonder - That Girl
- Junior - Mama Used To Say
- Kool & The Gang - Get Down On It
- O'Bryan - The Gigolo
- Xavier - Work That Sucker To Death
- Atlantic Starr - Circles
- Ray Parker Jr. - The Other Woman
- Deniece Williams - It's Gonna Take A Miracle
- Quincy Jones - One Hundred Ways
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 21, 1982?
On April 21, 1982 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is April 21, 1982?
On April 21, 1982 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on April 21, 1982?
On April 21, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 21, 1982?
On April 21, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on April 21, 1982?
On April 21, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 21, 1982?
On April 21, 1982 several famous people were born including, Brianne Davis, Terrence J, Khalif Barnes.
What was the number one song in April 21, 1982?
The number one song in the week of April 21, 1982 was I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts in US and My Camera Never Lies by Bucks Fizz in UK.
What were the top hits on April 21, 1982?
The top hits on April 21, 1982 were I Love Rock 'N Roll by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, We Got The Beat by Go-Go's, Chariots Of Fire - Titles by Vangelis in US and My Camera Never Lies by Bucks Fizz, Seven Tears by Goombay Dance Band, Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder in UK.