Friday June 29, 1984

US date format: 6/29/1984, UK date format: 29/6/1984

It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 29, 1984). 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 Han Ji-hye and Chris Egan (actor). In that special week of June people in US were listening to The Reflex by Duran Duran. In UK Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood was in the top 5 hits. The Hit, directed by Stephen Frears, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while Book Without A Name by Kit Williams was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Superstar. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Through Time or Cybertron Mission.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • The Netherlands - Veterans Day.
  • Feast of Saints Peter and Paul (also a local holiday in Rome, of which they are patron saints)
  • Seychelles - Independence Day.

Events

  • Orel Hershiser begins string of making every sched start until 1990
  • Pete Rose plays in record 3,309th game, surpassing Carl Yastrzemski
  • USSR offers to start talking about banning Strategic Defence Initiative.

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Movies

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The Hit

The Hit

Directed by: Stephen Frears

Starring: Freddie Stuart, Ralph Brown, A.J. Clarke, Terence Stamp

Bachelor Party

Bachelor Party

Directed by: Neal Israel

Starring: Tom Hanks, Tawny Kitaen, Adrian Zmed, George Grizzard

Country: United States of America

Conan the Destroyer

Conan the Destroyer

Directed by: Richard Fleischer

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Grace Jones, Olivia d'Abo, Wilt Chamberlain

Country: United States of America

The Karate Kid

The Karate Kid

Directed by: John G. Avildsen

Starring: Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita, Elisabeth Shue, Martin Kove

Country: United States of America

The Pope of Greenwich Village

The Pope of Greenwich Village

Directed by: Stuart Rosenberg

Starring: Eric Roberts, Mickey Rourke, Daryl Hannah, Geraldine Page

TV Series

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Superstar

Superstar

Directed by: Bruce McCulloch

Sweet and Sour

Sweet and Sour

Written by:

Starring: Tracy Mann, David Reyne, Ric Herbert, Sandie Lillingston

Country: Australia

Hum Log

Hum Log

Starring: Jayshree Arora, Seema Bhargava, Abhinav Chaturvedi, Ashok Kumar

Country: India

Komedijanti

Komedijanti

Mahô no yousei Persia

Mahô no yousei Persia

Days to next June 29

If June 29, 1984 is your birthday you're 36 years, 3 months, 1 day old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 30 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Book Without A Name by Kit Williams

Book Without A Name

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The author hid the title of this allegory in a sealed box to be opened a year and a day from publication, though clues to the title are hidden in the

Heretics Of Dune by Frank Herbert

Heretics Of Dune

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

Past Imperfect by Joan Collins

Past Imperfect

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Joan Collins is the internationally famous actress whose career has brought her to a new peak of stardom as Alexis Carrington Colby in "Dynasty" - a role which might have been

Possessions by Judith Michael

Possessions

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When Katherine Fraser's husband Craig mysteriously disappears, she is beset by problems: two children to raise, frightening expenses, and no job.

Deep Six by Clive Cussler

Deep Six

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Originally published in 1984, Deep Six is now available in a new edition.A deadly tide of poison flows into ocean waters.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Battle Through Time

Battle Through Time

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Action

Publisher: Anirog 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

Duck Hunt

Duck Hunt

Platform: NES, Arcade, Virtual Console

Genre: Light gun shooter, Sports

Publisher: Nintendo

Cybertron Mission

Cybertron Mission

Platform: Acorn Electron, BBC Micro, Commodore 64

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Micro Power

Lode Runner

Lode Runner

Platform: original versions: Apple II, Atari 8-bit family, Commodore 64, VIC-20, PC booter Later ports: Sega SG-1000, Правец 82/8М, ZX Spectrum, MSX, Atari ST, PC Engine, XBLA, Windows, iPod, Macintosh,

Genre: Platform, puzzle

Publisher: Brøderbund (US) Ariolasoft

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 29, 1984?

On June 29, 1984 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is June 29, 1984?

On June 29, 1984 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on June 29, 1984?

On June 29, 1984 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 29, 1984?

On June 29, 1984 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 29, 1984?

On June 29, 1984 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 29, 1984?

On June 29, 1984 several famous people were born including, Han Ji-hye, Chris Egan (actor), Paula Peralejo.

What was the number one song in June 29, 1984?

The number one song in the week of June 29, 1984 was The Reflex by Duran Duran in US and Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood in UK.

What were the top hits on June 29, 1984?

The top hits on June 29, 1984 were The Reflex by Duran Duran, Dancing In The Dark by Bruce Springsteen, When Doves Cry by Prince in US and Two Tribes by Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Hole In My Shoe by neil, Relax by Frankie Goes To Hollywood in UK.


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