Friday May 28, 1982
US date format: 5/28/1982, UK date format: 28/5/1982
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 28, 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 Alexa Davalos and Jhonny Peralta.
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 Aztec or Demons to Diamonds.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 28, 1982?
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Germain of Paris
- Republic Day in Azerbaijan and Armenia (both 1918).
- Bernard of Menthon
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- Pope John Paul II is first pope to visit Great Britain since 1531.
- Falklands War: British forces defeat the Argentines at the Battle of Goose Green.
- Lt Col H Jones VC: British army officer (Born 1940).
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 28, 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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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 28, 1982?
On May 28, 1982 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is May 28, 1982?
On May 28, 1982 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on May 28, 1982?
On May 28, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 28, 1982?
On May 28, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 28, 1982?
On May 28, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 28, 1982?
On May 28, 1982 several famous people were born including, Alexa Davalos, Jhonny Peralta, Desiree del Valle.
Which famous people died on May 28, 1982?
Famous people died on May 28, 1982 include, Lt Col H Jones VC.
What was the number one song in May 28, 1982?
The number one song in the week of May 28, 1982 was Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney in US and Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant in UK.
What were the top hits on May 28, 1982?
The top hits on May 28, 1982 were Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney, Don't Talk To Strangers by Rick Springfield, I've Never Been To Me by Charlene in US and Goody Two Shoes by Adam Ant, Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder, House Of Fun by Madness in UK.