Thursday March 22, 1984
US date format: 3/22/1984, UK date format: 22/3/1984
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 22, 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 Zilin Zhang and Piotr Trochowski.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Jump by Van Halen.
In UK 99 Red Balloons by Nena was in the top 5 hits.
Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes, directed by Hugh Hudson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while People Of The Lie by M. Scott Peck was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Auf einem langen Weg.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cosmic Cruiser or Anter Planter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 22, 1984?
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- The fourth day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.
- World Water Day.
- Easter Sunday - 1818, 2285. In the Gregorian Calendar 22 March is the earliest date on which Easter Sunday can fall (25th April is the latest).
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- Teachers at the McMartin preschool in Manhattan Beach, California are charged with satanic ritual abuse of the children in the school. The charges are later dropped as completely unfounded.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 22, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Van Halen - Jump
- Rockwell - Somebody's Watching Me
- Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want To Have Fun
- Kenny Loggins - Footloose
- Eurythmics - Here Comes The Rain Again
- Huey Lewis & The News - I Want A New Drug
- Nena - 99 Luftballons
- Pointer Sisters - Automatic
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Adult Education
- Christine McVie - Got A Hold On Me
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Rockwell - Somebody's Watching Me
- The Pointer Sisters - Automatic
- Tina Turner - Let's Stay Together
- Bobby Womack & Patti LaBelle - Love Has Finally Come At Last
- Cameo - She's Strange
- Melba Moore - Livin' For Your Love
- Michael Jackson - Thriller
- Cheryl Lynn - Encore
- Dennis Edwards - Don't Look Any Further
- J. Blackfoot - Taxi
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 22, 1984?
On March 22, 1984 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is March 22, 1984?
On March 22, 1984 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on March 22, 1984?
On March 22, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 22, 1984?
On March 22, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 22, 1984?
On March 22, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 22, 1984?
On March 22, 1984 several famous people were born including, Zilin Zhang, Piotr Trochowski.
What was the number one song in March 22, 1984?
The number one song in the week of March 22, 1984 was Jump by Van Halen in US and 99 Red Balloons by Nena in UK.
What were the top hits on March 22, 1984?
The top hits on March 22, 1984 were Jump by Van Halen, Somebody's Watching Me by Rockwell, Girls Just Want To Have Fun by Cyndi Lauper in US and 99 Red Balloons by Nena, Joanna / Tonight by Kool & The Gang, Hello by Lionel Richie in UK.