Thursday April 28, 1983
US date format: 4/28/1983, UK date format: 28/4/1983
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 28, 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 David Freese and Victoria Bedos.
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 The F-Plan Diet by Audrey Eyton 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 Juno First or Congo Bongo.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 28, 1983?
- Arbor Day - legal state holiday in Nebraska, USA.
- National Heroes Day - public holiday in Barbados in honor of men and women who played a significant role in the island nation's history, such as Sir Garfield Sobers.
- Peter Chanel
- Louis Marie Grignon of Montfort
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- Bruins 4-Isles 1-Wales Conference Championship-Series tied 1-1
- Argentine government declares all 15-30,000 missing persons dead.
- NASA launches GOES-F.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 28, 1983?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 28If April 28, 1983 is your birthday you're 37 years, 4 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 4 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?