Monday 27 August 1984
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Josh Duhon and David Bentley.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to What's Love Got To Do With It by Tina Turner.
In UK Careless Whisper by George Michael was in the top 5 hits.
The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension, directed by W.D. Richter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while First Among Equals by Jeffrey Archer was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Death Trap or Mikie.
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- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
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- Bernard Youens: British actor (Coronation Street), dies at 69.
- President Reagan announces Teacher in Space project
- US President Ronald Reagan announces the Teacher in Space project.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tina Turner - What's Love Got To Do With It
- John Waite - Missing You
- Lionel Richie - Stuck On You
- Ray Parker Jr. - Ghostbusters
- Prince - When Doves Cry
- Cyndi Lauper - She Bop
- Corey Hart - Sunglasses At Night
- Prince - Let's Go Crazy
- Huey Lewis & The News - If This Is It
- Peabo Bryson - If Ever You're In My Arms Again
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