Saturday 25 December 1982, Christmas
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Eliza Orlins and Chris Rene.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Maneater by Daryl Hall & John Oates.
In UK Save Your Love by Renee & Renato was in the top 5 hits.
Xtro, directed by Harry Bromley Davenport, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while A Light In The Attic by Shel Silverstein was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Extra Tato.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Pengo or Space Duel.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Christmas Day is a Christian holiday on this day celebrating the Nativity of Jesus. It is a public holiday in many countries, including almost everywhere in the Americas, most European nations, the Philippines and most of Oceania, some African countries, the Commonwealth of Nations, and various other countries and regions. Many non-Christians, including non-theists, celebrate secular aspects of the holiday, such as decorating Christmas trees and exchanging gifts with family and friends. Some
- Pakistan - Quaid's Day is celebrated as a national holiday in Pakistan in honour of the birth of Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
- British Isles - a quarter day in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. (but not in Scotland)
- Roman festivals - (re)birth of Sol Invictus, the winter solstice feast in the Roman Empire since 274.
- Eliza Orlins
- Chris Rene: Rapper.
- Shystie: British rapper-songwriter.
- Dev : Indian actor singer and politician.
- Shawn Andrews: American football player.
- Rob Edwards: Welsh footballer.
- Ethan Kath: Canadian keyboard player songwriter and producer (Crystal Castles and Kïll Cheerleadër).
- Trenesha Biggers: American professional wrestler.
- Mudassar Nazar scores century, then Imran rips through Indians.
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