Tuesday April 26, 1983
US date format: 4/26/1983, UK date format: 26/4/1983
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 26, 1983). 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 Jessica Lynch and Noah Mills.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Beat It by Michael Jackson.
In UK True by Spandau Ballet was in the top 5 hits.
Doctor Detroit, directed by Michael Pressman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Dr. Abravanel'S Body Type Diet And Lifetime Nutrition Plan by Elliot D. Abravanel and Elizabeth A. King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Time of Your Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Food Fight or Blaster.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 26, 1983?
- World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
- Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
- Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Tanzania - Union Day.
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- Bruins 2-Isles 5-Wales Conference Championship-Isles hold 1-0 lead
- San Antonio spurs beat Denver Nuggets 152-133 in NBA playoff game.
- Dow Jones Industrial Average breaks 1200 for first time.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 26, 1983?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?