Thursday May 27, 1982
US date format: 5/27/1982, UK date format: 27/5/1982
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 27, 1982). 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 Nattie Neidhart and Natalie Neidhart.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney.
In UK Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant was in the top 5 hits.
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, directed by Nicholas Meyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while The Hotel New Hampshire by John Irving was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Los gozos y las sombras.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragonstomper or Name This Game Octopus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 27, 1982?
- Mother's Day in Bolivia (Dfa de la Madre)
- Bruno, Bishop of Wnrzburg
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- Do Black Patent Leather Shoes... opens at Alvin NYC for 5 performances
- John McMullen buys NHL Colorodo Rockies and gets approval to move to New Jersey.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 27, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul McCartney - Ebony And Ivory
- Rick Springfield - Don't Talk To Strangers
- Charlene - I've Never Been To Me
- Tommy Tutone - 867-5309/Jenny
- Ray Parker Jr. - The Other Woman
- Paul Davis - '65 Love Affair
- The Human League - Don't You Want Me
- Willie Nelson - Always On My Mind
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Did It In A Minute
- Kool & The Gang - Get Down On It
Top #9 songs in the UK
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?