Saturday 21 May 1983
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Veloso and Brandi Maxiell.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Let's Dance by David Bowie.
In UK True by Spandau Ballet was in the top 5 hits.
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi, directed by Richard Marquand, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while The Little Drummer Girl by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Tiefe Wasser.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Marvin's Maze or Aztarac.
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- Saint Constantine the Great
- Saints Constantine and Helena
- Saint Mireille
- Saint Charles-EugFne de Mazenod
- Dia de la Afrocolombianidad marks the abolition of slavery in Colombia.
- Navy Day (Dfa de las Glorias Navales) in Chile.
- Saint Goderik
- Veloso: Brazilian footballer.
- Brandi Maxiell: Reality Star.
- Līga Dekmeijere: Latvian tennis player.
- Deidson Maia: Brazilian footballer.
- Finn Einar Mortensen: Composer, dies at 61.
- Bang The Drum All Day by Todd Rundgren hits #63
- Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB, for mating for STS-7 mission
- 109th Preakness: Donald Miller Jr on Deputed Testamony wins in 1:55.4.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- David Bowie - Let's Dance
- Michael Jackson - Beat It
- Irene Cara - Flashdance...What A Feeling
- Men At Work - Overkill
- Thomas Dolby - She Blinded Me With Science
- Prince - Little Red Corvette
- Laura Branigan - Solitaire
- Greg Kihn Band - Jeopardy
- Lionel Richie - My Love
- Culture Club - Time (Clock Of The Heart)
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