Friday September 21, 1984
US date format: 9/21/1984, UK date format: 21/9/1984
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 21, 1984). 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 Icaro (Star Academy) and Wale (rapper).
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Missing You by John Waite.
In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits.
Country, directed by Richard Pearce, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Pieces Of My Mind by Andrew A. Rooney was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Mensch Bachmann.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ancient Art of War or Dream House (video game).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 21, 1984?
- Mabon - Neopagan festival of Mabon
- International Day of Peace of the United Nations, as propagated by Peace One Day
- In ancient Greece, the eighth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the secret rites in the Telesterion finish and the feast, Pannychis, begins.
- Philippines - Thanksgiving Day
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- NASA launches Galaxy-C.
- Brunei joins the United Nations.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 21, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Billy Ocean - Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
- Joyce Kennedy & Jeffrey Osborne - The Last Time I Made Love
- Prince And The Revolution - Let's Go Crazy
- Mtume - You, Me And He
- Tina Turner - What's Love Got To Do With It
- The S.O.S. Band - Just The Way You Like It
- Stevie Wonder - I Just Called To Say I Love You
- Jermaine Jackson - Dynamite
- Rick James - 17
- Alicia Myers - You Get The Best From Me (Say, Say, Say)
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