Saturday 26 November 1983
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Chris Hughes and Emiri Katō.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to All Night Long (All Night) by Lionel Richie.
In UK Uptown Girl by Billy Joel was in the top 5 hits.
Scarface, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Pet Sematary by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Video Music Box.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Who: The First Adventure or Alien's Return.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 November 1983 ?
- Mongolia: Independence Day
- Russia: St. Yuri's Day (1497 - 1649)
- Also see November 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. saints - Pope Siricius; celebration of the excellence of Saint Genevieve in Paris.
- Bah�'f Faith: Day of the Covenant
- Chris Hughes: American publisher and businessman co-founded Facebook.
- Emiri Katō: Japanese voice actress and singer.
- Heathrow Airport, robbed of 6,800 gold bars worth $38.7 million
- Brink's-MAT robbery: In London, 6,800 gold bars worth nearly ?26 million are stolen from the Brink's-MAT vault at Heathrow Airport.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Lionel Richie - All Night Long (All Night)
- Paul McCartney - Say Say Say
- Billy Joel - Uptown Girl
- Kenny Rogers - Islands In The Stream
- Quiet Riot - Cum On Feel The Noize
- Pat Benatar - Love Is A Battlefield
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Say It Isn't So
- Huey Lewis & The News - Heart And Soul
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Crumblin' Down
- Michael Jackson - P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)
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