Thursday 28 June 1984
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tamara Ecclestone and Kate French.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to The Reflex by Duran Duran.
In UK Wake Me Up Before You Go Go by Wham! was in the top 5 hits.
Bachelor Party, directed by Neal Israel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Wired by Bob Woodward was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sweet and Sour.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Diamond Mine or Encounter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 28 June 1984 ?
- Feast of St Irenaeus of Lyon
- Vidovdan, Orthodox religious holiday commemorating St. Vitus
- National Handshake Day
- Tamara Ecclestone: English socialite and television presenter.
- Kate French
- Micky Green
- Imran Khan: Pakistani-Dutch Musician, singer and composer.
- Yigael Yadin: Israeli archeologist general and politician Deputy Prime Minister of Israel (d. 1984).
- Richard Ram?rez, aka the "Night Stalker," performs his first recorded murder.
- Motorola introduces the 16-MHz 68020 processor, a 32-bit version of the 68000, in CMOS, with on-board cache. Estimated performance is 2-3 MIPS. Price is US$487 each.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Duran Duran - The Reflex
- Bruce Springsteen - Dancing In The Dark
- Prince - When Doves Cry
- Laura Branigan - Self Control
- Pointer Sisters - Jump (For My Love)
- Huey Lewis and the News - The Heart Of Rock & Roll
- Cyndi Lauper - Time After Time
- Billy Idol - Eyes Without A Face
- Deniece Williams - Let's Hear It For The Boy
- Mike Reno & Ann Wilson - Almost Paradise
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