Saturday August 25, 1984

US date format: 8/25/1984, UK date format: 25/8/1984

It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on August 25, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Andrea Wenclova and Anya Monzikova. 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 Full Circle by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Vereda Tropical. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Barbie or Gust Buster.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Movies

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Choose Me

Directed by: Alan Rudolph

Starring: Geneviève Bujold, Keith Carradine, Lesley Ann Warren, Patrick Bauchau

Flashpoint

Directed by: William Tannen

Starring: Kris Kristofferson, Treat Williams, Rip Torn, Kevin Conway

C.H.U.D.

Directed by: Douglas Cheek

Starring: John Heard, Daniel Stern, Christopher Curry, Kim Greist

Bolero

Directed by: John Derek

Starring: Bo Derek, George Kennedy, Andrea Occhipinti, Ana Obregón

Old Enough

Directed by: Marisa Silver

Starring: Sarah Boyd, Rainbow Harvest, Neill Barry, Alyssa Milano

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of August 25, 1984?


    Holidays

  • Roman festivals - Opiconsivia held in honor of Ops.
  • RC Saints - Genesius of Arles, Saint Louis IX of France, Saint Joseph Calasanz
  • Uruguay - National Day (independence from Brazil in 1825).
  • Philippines - National Heroes' Day.

    Events

  • French airship capsizes

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Vereda Tropical

Directed by: Javier Torre

Ude på noget

Mitch

Kids Incorporated

Bob's Full House

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1984?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

Full Circle

By: Danielle Steel

The 1960s. Kennedy. Martin Luther King. Civil rights. Viet Nam. Tana Roberts comes of age in this turbulent decade, and begins a journey that will lead her from New York to the South during the heat

Silver Wings, Santiago Blue

By: Janet Dailey

The exhilarating story of the first WASPS, the Woman Airforce Service Pilots, who risked their lives, their ambitions, and their dreams to help the war effort during World War II.

First Among Equals

By: Jeffrey Archer

Charles Seymour, second-born son, will never be the earl like his father, but he did inherit his mother's strength-and the will to realize his destiny...Simon

In God'S Name

By: David A. Yallop

Only thirty-three days after his election, Pope John Paul I,Albino Luciani, died in strange circumstances. Almost immediately rumours of a cover-up began to circulate around the Vatican.

The Fourth Protocol

By: Frederick Forsyth

It is a time of political unrest in Great Britain. And behind the Iron Curtain an insidious plot is being hatched, a plan so incendiary that even the KGB is ignorant of its existence--Aurora, the

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Gust Buster

Platform: ColecoVision, Commodore 64

Genre: Action

Publisher: Sunrise Software inc.

Barbie

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: 2D action

High Noon

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Ocean Software

Conan: Hall of Volta

Platform: PC-88, Apple II series, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64

Genre: action[1]/platform

Publisher: Datasoft

Bridge-It

Platform: Amstrad CPC

Genre: Arcade game

Publisher: Amsoft


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