Friday 28 December 1984
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 28, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Martin Kaymer and Lisa Cant.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Like A Virgin by Madonna.
Fatal Games, directed by Michael Elliot, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while The Fourth Protocol by Frederick Forsyth was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Drei reizende Schwestern.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Amazon or Mr. Wimpy (video game).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 28 December 1984
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Which were the important events of 28 December 1984 ?
- The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
- Martin Kaymer: German golfer.
- Lisa Cant
- Ana Rocha
- Elena Ivashchenko: Russian martial artist (d. 2013).
- Duane Solomon: American runner.
- Sam Peckinpah: American film director and screenwriter who was noted for his creative slow-motion vision of violence and killing the old fashioned Western.
- TV soap Edge of Night ends 28 year run
- Creosote bush determined to be 11,700 years old.
- Famine in Ethiopia begins and kills a million people by the end of 1984. (1984 Famine in Ethiopia).
- Crack, a smokeable form of cocaine, is first introduced into the Los Angeles area and soon spreads across the United States in what becomes known as the Crack Epidemic.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1984 ?
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