What the sky looked like on August 23, 1984
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 8/23/1984, UK date format: 23/8/1984
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 23, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Marc Broude and Glen Johnson (English footballer).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr..
In UK Careless Whisper by George Michael was in the top 5 hits.
Choose Me, directed by Alan Rudolph, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Walking Drum by Louis L'Amour was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vereda Tropical.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lode Runner or Mr. Do's Wild Ride.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 23, 1984?
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 23, 1984?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?