Wednesday June 23, 1982
US date format: 6/23/1982, UK date format: 23/6/1982
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 23, 1982). 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 Josh Scobee and Kenny Techstepper.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney.
In UK Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant was in the top 5 hits.
The Secret of NIMH, directed by Don Bluth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while Dinner At The Homesick Restaurant by Anne Tyler was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Something in Disguise.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Journey to the Planets or Alien Garden.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 23, 1982?
- J??i (L?go) - Latvia
- Saint Jonas Day - Lithuania
- The Happiest day of the year is June 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- National holiday - Luxembourg
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- Cleavage opens and closes at Playhouse Theater, New York City
- Intelligence Identities Protection Act (Public Law 97-200)
- Mary Hart joins Entertainment Tonight
- Himmy, of Australia, weighs in at domestic cat record 20.7kg (45 pounds).
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- Vincent Chin: Chinese-born American murder victim...
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 23, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - Ebony And Ivory
- The Human League - Don't You Want Me
- Toto - Rosanna
- Asia - Heat Of The Moment
- Willie Nelson - Always On My Mind
- John Cougar - Hurts So Good
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - Crimson And Clover
- Dazz Band - Let It Whip
- Juice Newton - Love's Been A Little Bit Hard On Me
- Ray Parker Jr. - The Other Woman
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Gap Band - Early In The Morning
- Dazz Band - Let It Whip
- Rick James - Dance Wit' Me - Part 1
- One Way - Cutie Pie
- Bloodstone - We Go A Long Way Back
- The Temptations Featuring Rick James - Standing On The Top-Part 1
- Stevie Wonder - Do I Do
- Paul McCartney And Stevie Wonder - Ebony And Ivory
- Jeffrey Osborne - I Really Don't Need No Light
- Ashford & Simpson - Street Corner
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on June 23, 1982?
On June 23, 1982 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is June 23, 1982?
On June 23, 1982 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on June 23, 1982?
On June 23, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 23, 1982?
On June 23, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on June 23, 1982?
On June 23, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 23, 1982?
On June 23, 1982 several famous people were born including, Josh Scobee, Kenny Techstepper, Rafael Bejarano.
Which famous people died on June 23, 1982?
Famous people died on June 23, 1982 include, Vincent Chin.
What was the number one song in June 23, 1982?
The number one song in the week of June 23, 1982 was Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney in US and Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant in UK.
What were the top hits on June 23, 1982?
The top hits on June 23, 1982 were Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney, Don't You Want Me by The Human League, Rosanna by Toto in US and Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant, I've Never Been To Me by Charlene, Torch by Soft Cell in UK.