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Saturday July 21, 1984

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 21, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Gary Zebrowski and Iris Strubegger. 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. Heart of the Stag, directed by Michael Firth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while Hooligans by William Diehl was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Vereda Tropical. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Black Onyx or Dough Boy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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What the sky looked like on 21 July 1984

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Heart of the Stag

Directed by: Michael Firth

Starring: Bruno Lawrence, Terence Cooper, Mary Regan, Anne Flannery

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Purple Rain

Directed by: Albert Magnoli

Starring: Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day, Olga Karlatos

Country: United States

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Meatballs Part II

Directed by: Ken Wiederhorn

Starring: Richard Mulligan, Hamilton Camp, John Mengatti, Kim Richards

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Revenge of the Nerds

Directed by: Jeff Kanew

Starring: Robert Carradine, Anthony Edwards, Timothy Busfield, Andrew Cassese

Country: United States

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The Party Animal

Directed by: David Beaird

Starring: Matthew Causey, Timothy Carhart, Jerry Jones, Robin Harlan

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Vereda Tropical

Directed by: Javier Torre

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Out of Control

Directed by: Jean-Claude Lord

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Superstar

Directed by: Bruce McCulloch

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Los Angeles 1984: Games of the XXIII Olympiad

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 21 July 1984 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Zoticus
  • St. Victor of Marseilles
  • St. Barhadbesciabus
  • St. Arbogastus
  • Catholic - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Praxedes
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 1st documented case of a robot killing a human in US

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 21, 1984 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1984?

Life magazine Beano comics

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Hooligans

By: William Diehl

Jake Kilmer is a cop for the Feds. His specialty is a branch of the Mafia known as the Cincinnati Triad.

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The Gremlins Storybook

By: Mary Carey

When Billy forgets to follow specific instructions for care of his strange new pet, Gizmo, beastly gremlins pop up to wreak havoc on the town.

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Deep Six

By: Clive Cussler

Originally published in 1984, Deep Six is now available in a new edition.A deadly tide of poison flows into ocean waters.

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One Writer'S Beginnings

By: Eudora Welty

ONE WRITER'S BEGINNINGS, EUDORA WELTY, 1985 EDITION, NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Ninja-kun: Adventure of Devil Castle

Ninja-kun: Adventure of Devil Castle

Platform: Arcade, Family Computer, Wii (Virtual Console)

Genre: Platform/action

Publisher: JP Taito; JP Jaleco (FC); JP HAMSTER(VC, PS4 )

I, Robot

I, Robot

Platform: Arcade

Genre: multi-directional shooter

Publisher: Atari Inc.

The Battle-Road

The Battle-Road

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Irem

The Black Onyx

The Black Onyx

Platform: Game Boy Color, MSX, Famicom, PC-6001, PC-8801, PC-9801, SG-1000

Genre: Role-playing game

Publisher: Bullet-Proof Software

Dough Boy

Dough Boy

Platform: Commodore 64 Family Computer

Genre: Action

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Star 80

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D.C. Cab

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Sixteen Candles

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The Big Chill

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Sudden Impact

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