Thursday July 29, 1982

US date format: 7/29/1982, UK date format: 29/7/1982

It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 29, 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 Allison Mack and Jeremy Beiler. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor. In UK Come On Eileen by Dexy's Midnight Runners With The Emerald Express was in the top 5 hits. The Pirate Movie, directed by Ken Annakin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982 while Princess by Robert Lacey was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Ilinden. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mars Cars or Deadly Duck.
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Historical Events

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  • Andy Taylor of rock group Duran Duran weds Tracie Wilson

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The Pirate Movie

The Pirate Movie

Directed by: Ken Annakin

Starring: Kristy McNichol, Christopher Atkins, Ted Hamilton, Bill Kerr

Country: United States of America

Prem Rog

Prem Rog

Directed by: Raj Kapoor

Starring: Shammi Kapoor, Nanda, Tanuja, Vijayendra Ghatge

An Officer and a Gentleman

An Officer and a Gentleman

Directed by: Taylor Hackford

Starring: Richard Gere, Debra Winger, David Keith, Robert Loggia

Country: United States of America

Tex

Tex

Directed by: Tim Hunter

Starring: Matt Dillon, Jim Metzler, Meg Tilly, Bill McKinney

Night Shift

Night Shift

Directed by: Ron Howard

Starring: Henry Winkler, Michael Keaton, Shelley Long, Gina Hecht

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Ilinden

Ilinden

Comic Roots

Comic Roots

Jane

Jane

Sin on Saturday

Sin on Saturday

Third Time Lucky

Third Time Lucky

Days to next July 29

If July 29, 1982 is your birthday you're 38 years, 1 month, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 1 day.
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Books

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Princess by Robert Lacey

Princess

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The story is part that of the girl next door, part fairy tale, but Diana Spencer has captured the heart and imagination of the world.

Eden Burning by Belva Plain

Eden Burning

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She was a girl as beautiful and innocent as her family's lush Caribbean plantation—until she discovered the darkness of desire and became a woman.

When Bad Things Happen To Good People by Harold S. Kushner

When Bad Things Happen To Good People

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When Harold Kushner’s three-year-old son was diagnosed with a degenerative disease and that he would only live until his early teens, he was faced with one of life’s most difficult questions:

A Light In The Attic by Shel Silverstein

A Light In The Attic

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Last night, while I lay thinking here,Some Whatifs crawled inside my earAnd pranced and partied all night longAnd sang their same old Whatif song:Whatif I flunk that test?Whatif

Late Innings by Roger Angell

Late Innings

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Book by Angell, Roger

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Mars Cars

Mars Cars

Platform: Apple II

Genre: Action

Publisher: Datamost

Lunar Leepers

Lunar Leepers

Platform: Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, VIC-20

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Deadly Duck

Deadly Duck

Platform: Atari 2600, VIC-20

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: 20th Century Fox Games

Name This Game Octopus

Name This Game Octopus

Platform: Atari 2600

Publisher: US Games (USA) Carrere Video Distribution (Europe)

Journey Escape

Journey Escape

Platform: Atari 2600

Genre: Action

Publisher: Data Age

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 29, 1982?

On July 29, 1982 the day of the week was Thursday.

What zodiac sign is July 29, 1982?

On July 29, 1982 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on July 29, 1982?

On July 29, 1982 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 29, 1982?

On July 29, 1982 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 29, 1982?

On July 29, 1982 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 29, 1982?

On July 29, 1982 several famous people were born including, Allison Mack, Jeremy Beiler, Lovelyti .

Which famous people died on July 29, 1982?

Famous people died on July 29, 1982 include, Cor[nelis R J] Kieboom, Richard N Gale, Vladimir K Zworykin.

What was the number one song in July 29, 1982?

The number one song in the week of July 29, 1982 was Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor in US and Come On Eileen by Dexy's Midnight Runners With The Emerald Express in UK.

What were the top hits on July 29, 1982?

The top hits on July 29, 1982 were Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor, Rosanna by Toto, Hurts So Good by John Cougar in US and Come On Eileen by Dexy's Midnight Runners With The Emerald Express, Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor, Fame by Irene Cara in UK.


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