Friday October 29, 1982
US date format: 10/29/1982, UK date format: 29/10/1982
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 29, 1982). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nicolas Gob and Chelan Simmons.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Who Can It Be Now? by Men At Work.
In UK I Don't Wanna Dance by Eddy Grant was in the top 5 hits.
Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1982
while A Light In The Attic by Shel Silverstein was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wild America.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deadly Duck or Karate.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 29, 1982?
- St. Terence of Metz
- Turkey - Republic Day (1923)
- Anglican Church - James Hannington
- St. Zenobius
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- Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson release Girl is Mine
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 29, 1982?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Men At Work - Who Can It Be Now?
- John Cougar - Jack & Diane
- The Alan Parsons Project - Eye In The Sky
- Michael McDonald - I Keep Forgettin'
- Joe Cocker - Up Where We Belong
- Olivia Newton-John - Heart Attack
- Jackson Browne - Somebody's Baby
- America - You Can Do Magic
- Flock Of Seagulls, A - I Ran (So Far Away)
- Neil Diamond - Heartlight
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Evelyn King - Love Come Down
- The Time - 777-9311
- Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing
- Cheryl Lynn And Luther Vandross - If This World Were Mine
- Luther Vandross - Bad Boy/having A Party
- Kool & The Gang - Big Fun
- Michael McDonald - I Keep Forgettin' (every Time You're Near)
- Melba Moore - Love's Comin' At Ya
- Diana Ross - Muscles
- Stevie Wonder - Ribbon In The Sky
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?