Saturday 29 December 1984
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sean Stone and Nicola Foti.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Like A Virgin by Madonna.
In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid was in the top 5 hits.
Stranger Than Paradise, directed by Jim Jarmusch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while Moses The Kitten by James Herriot was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Man from Moscow.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cutthroats or Dimension X.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 29 December 1984 ?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
- Sean Stone: American actor, film director, producer, cinematographer and screenwriter.
- Nicola Foti: YouTube Star.
- Reimo Tamm: Estonian basketball player.
- Leo Robin: American composer and songwriter (d. 1984).
- 5th United Negro College Fund
- Blues took 27 shots against Islanders in 1 period
- Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi claims victory in parliamentary elections.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Paul McCartney - Pipes Of Peace
- Band Aid - Do They Know It's Christmas?
- Howard Jones - What Is Love
- Frankie Goes To Hollywood - The Power Of Love
- Status Quo - Marguerita Time
- Wham! - Last Christmas / Everything She Wants
- Billy Joel - Tell Her About It
- Paul McCartney & The Frog Chorus - We All Stand Together
- Madonna - Like A Virgin
- Paul Young - Love Of The Common People
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Sport Games on 29 December 1984
- New York Giants - San Francisco 49ers : 10 - 21
- Seattle Seahawks - Miami Dolphins : 10 - 31
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?