Sunday January 22, 1984
This day in 30 sec.
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 22, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Raica Oliveira and Ubaldo Jiménez.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Owner Of A Lonely Heart by Yes.
In UK Pipes Of Peace by Paul McCartney was in the top 5 hits.
Broadway Danny Rose, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Name Of The Rose by Umberto Eco was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Auf Wiedersehen, Pet.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hes Games or Gaplus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 22 January 1984
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 22 January 1984 ?
- New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
- Raica Oliveira
- Ubaldo Jiménez: Dominican baseball player.
- Leon Powe: American basketball player.
- Ubaldo Jimenez: Dominican baseball player.
- Maceo Rigters: Dutch footballer.
- Marcus Branstad: American noted famly member, he is the son of then Iowa Governor Branstad and his wife Chris.
- Ben Eager: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Super Bowl XVIII: LA Raiders beat Washington Redskins, 38-9 in Tampa Super Bowl MVP: Marcus Allen, LA Raiders, RB
- Apple Computer runs its "1984" 60 second TV commercial during the NFL SuperBowl football game, introducing the Macintosh computer, without showing the computer, or listing features. Apple Computer runs the ad publicly only once, but dozens of news and talk shows replay it, making it one of the most memorable advertisements in TV history.
- Hilbert van de Thumb becomes European all-round skates.
- The Apple Macintosh, the first consumer computer to popularize the computer mouse and the graphical user interface, is introduced during Super Bowl XVIII with its famous ''1984'' television commercial.
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Sport Games on 22 January 1984
- Washington Redskins - Los Angeles Raiders : 9 - 38
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Yes - Owner Of A Lonely Heart
- Paul McCartney - Say Say Say
- Culture Club - Karma Chameleon
- The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep
- Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride
- Elton John - I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues
- Olivia Newton-John - Twist Of Fate
- Kool & The Gang - Joanna
- Lionel Richie - Running With The Night
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Say It Isn't So
Top #10 R&B songs
- Kool & The Gang - Joanna
- Patti LaBelle - If Only You Knew
- Shannon - Let The Music Play
- Debarge - Time Will Reveal
- Baby, I'm Hooked (Right Into Your Love) - ConFunkShun
- Body Talk - The Deele
- Twilight 22 - Electric Kingdom
- Paul McCartney And Michael Jackson - Say Say Say
- Luther Vandross - I'll Let You Slide
- D Train - Something's On Your Mind
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?