Sunday May 29, 1983
US date format: 5/29/1983, UK date format: 29/5/1983
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 29, 1983). 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 Jean Makoun and Joanna Higson.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Flashdance...What A Feeling by Irene Cara.
In UK True by Spandau Ballet was in the top 5 hits.
Another Time, Another Place, directed by Michael Radford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while White Gold Wielder by Stephen R. Donaldson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Shades of Darkness.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galaga X6 or Crystals of Zong.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 29, 1983?
- Nigeria: Democracy Day.
- Saint Theodosia
- Bah�'f Faith: Ascension of Bah�'u'llah.
- United Kingdom: Oak Apple Day.
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- Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Corning Golf Classic.
- Yuri Dumchev of USSR throws discus a record 71.86 metres.
- Arvids Pelse: Soviet Latvian statesman (Born 1899).
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 29, 1983?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Irene Cara - Flashdance...What A Feeling
- David Bowie - Let's Dance
- Michael Jackson - Beat It
- Men At Work - Overkill
- Thomas Dolby - She Blinded Me With Science
- Prince - Little Red Corvette
- Laura Branigan - Solitaire
- Culture Club - Time (Clock Of The Heart)
- Lionel Richie - My Love
- Bryan Adams - Straight From The Heart
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 29, 1983?
On May 29, 1983 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is May 29, 1983?
On May 29, 1983 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on May 29, 1983?
On May 29, 1983 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 29, 1983?
On May 29, 1983 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 29, 1983?
On May 29, 1983 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 29, 1983?
On May 29, 1983 several famous people were born including, Jean Makoun, Richard Jackson in Redlands, Joanna Higson.
Which famous people died on May 29, 1983?
Famous people died on May 29, 1983 include, Arvids Pelse.
What was the number one song in May 29, 1983?
The number one song in the week of May 29, 1983 was Flashdance...What A Feeling by Irene Cara in US and True by Spandau Ballet in UK.
What were the top hits on May 29, 1983?
The top hits on May 29, 1983 were Flashdance...What A Feeling by Irene Cara, Let's Dance by David Bowie, Beat It by Michael Jackson in US and True by Spandau Ballet, Candy Girl by New Edition, Temptation by Heaven 17 in UK.