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Sunday July 29, 1984

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on July 29, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Todd Bosley and Chad Billingsley. In that special week of July people in US were listening to When Doves Cry by Prince. In UK Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was in the top 5 hits. The Company of Wolves, directed by Neil Jordan, 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 Vereda Tropical. If you liked videogames you were probably playing I, Robot or New York City.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 29 July 1984

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Company of Wolves

Directed by: Neil Jordan

Starring: Sarah Patterson, Angela Lansbury, David Warner, Graham Crowden

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The Philadelphia Experiment

Directed by: Stewart Raffill

Starring: Michael Paré, Nancy Allen, Eric Christmas, Bobby Di Cicco

Country: United States

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Heart of the Stag

Directed by: Michael Firth

Starring: Bruno Lawrence, Terence Cooper, Mary Regan, Anne Flannery

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Purple Rain

Directed by: Albert Magnoli

Starring: Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day, Olga Karlatos

Country: United States

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Meatballs Part II

Directed by: Ken Wiederhorn

Starring: Richard Mulligan, Hamilton Camp, John Mengatti, Kim Richards

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Vereda Tropical

Directed by: Javier Torre

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Santa Barbara

Gynaikeies morfes

The Elisha Rasmussen Show

The Harding Trail

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 29 July 1984 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Woodrow Parfey: Actor (Time Express), dies at 61 of a heart attack.
  • Fred Waring: American singer bandleader and television host (Waring's Pennsylvanians) (d. 1984).
Facts:
  • 12th du Maurier Golf Classic: Juli Inkster
  • 23rd Summer Olympics opens in Los Angeles

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on July 29, 1984 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in July 1984?

Life magazine Beano comics

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Wired

By: Bob Woodward

Belushi The outrageous talent, addicted to life, with a huge appetite for drugs, food, and pleasure. Belushi The star who plummeted over the edge.

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The Witches Of Eastwick

By: John Updike

Toward the end of the Vietnam era, in a snug little Rhode Island seacoast town, wonderful powers have descended upon Alexandra, Jane, and Sukie, bewitching divorcées with sudden access to all

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First Lady From Plains

By: Rosalynn Carter

"What makes Rosalynn Carter so interesting and her memoir so compelling is her awareness that she is part of a long and distinguished historical tradition: the southern lady in politics .

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Heretics Of Dune

By: Frank Herbert

With more than ten million copies sold, Frank Herbert's magnificent Dune books stand among the major achievements of the human imagination.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Karateka

Platform: Apple II, Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Atari 7800, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Famicom, ZX Spectrum, MSX, Game Boy HD remake: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Wii U, Xbox 360, iOS

Genre: Action

Publisher: Brøderbund (original) D3Publisher (HD Remake)

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High Noon

High Noon

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Ocean Software

Knight Lore

Knight Lore

Platform: ZX Spectrum, BBC Micro, Amstrad CPC, MSX, Famicom Disk System

Genre: Action-adventure, isometric platformer

Publisher: Ultimate Play the Game

New York City

New York City

Platform: Atari 8-bit, C64

Publisher: Synapse Software

I, Robot

I, Robot

Platform: Arcade

Genre: multi-directional shooter

Publisher: Atari Inc.

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Strange Brew

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Staying Alive

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Romancing the Stone

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Purple Rain

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Silkwood

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