Sunday 26 February 1984
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Beren Saat and Emmanuel Adebayor.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Jump by Van Halen.
In UK Relax by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was in the top 5 hits.
This Is Spinal Tap, directed by Rob Reiner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Neverending Story by Michael Ende was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Alas Smith & Jones.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mugsy or Archon II: Adept.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Blessed Edigna
- Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
- Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
- Saint Victor
- Saint Alexander of Alexandria
- Saint Nestor (died 251)
- Liberation Day in Kuwait (1991).
- Nation of Islam - Savior's Day - commemoration of the birthdate of Wallace Fard Muhammad, believed to be Allah in human form, the saviour of the black race.
- Beren Saat: TV Actress.
- Emmanuel Adebayor: Soccer Player.
- Alex de Angelis: Sammarinese motorcycle racer.
- Natalia Lafourcade: Mexican singer-songwriter.
- Reference Point: British racehorse (d. 1991).
- Rev Jesse Jackson acknowledges that he called NYC, Hymietown
- Reverend Jesse Jackson acknowledges that he called New York City "Hymietown".
- Pak Awang (84) marries 80th spouse.
- Robert Penn Warren, Pulitzer Prize winner, named first US poet laureate.
- Last US marines in multinational peace-keeping force in Lebanon leave Beirut.
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