Monday October 29, 1984

US date format: 10/29/1984, UK date format: 29/10/1984

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 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 José Mijares and Eric Staal. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run) by Billy Ocean. In UK I Feel For You by Chaka Khan was in the top 5 hits. A Private Function, directed by Malcolm Mowbray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while Loving Each Other by Leo Buscaglia was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Fast Forward. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Champion Boxing or Gyrodine.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Terence of Metz
  • Turkey - Republic Day (1923)
  • Anglican Church - James Hannington
  • St. Zenobius
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Events

  • Orlando Pizzolato (2:14:53) and Greta Weitz (2:29:30) win New York Marathon.

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Movies

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A Private Function

A Private Function

Directed by: Malcolm Mowbray

Starring: Michael Palin, Maggie Smith, Denholm Elliott, Richard Griffiths

Trancers

Trancers

Directed by: Charles Band

Starring: Tim Thomerson, Helen Hunt, Michael Stefani, Art LaFleur

No Small Affair

No Small Affair

Directed by: Jerry Schatzberg

Starring: Jon Cryer, Demi Moore, George Wendt, Peter Frechette

The Killing Fields

The Killing Fields

Directed by: Roland Joffé

Starring: Sam Waterston, Haing S. Ngor, John Malkovich, Julian Sands

Country: United States of America

Lovelines

Lovelines

Directed by: Rod Amateau

Starring: Greg Bradford, Mary Beth Evans, Michael Winslow, Don Michael Paul

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NFL

American Football
  • Seattle Seahawks - San Diego Chargers : 24 - 0
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TV Series

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Fast Forward

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Pushing Up Daisies

Pushing Up Daisies

Directed by: Selina Barker

Lucky Luke

Lucky Luke

Directed by: Terence Hill

Mensch Bachmann

Mensch Bachmann

Miami Vice

Miami Vice

Directed by: Michael Mann

Days to next October 29

If October 29, 1984 is your birthday you're 35 years, 11 months, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 28 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Loving Each Other by Leo Buscaglia

Loving Each Other

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In this exploration of loving and living, bestselling author Leo Buscaglia addresses the intricacies and challenges of love relationships. He asks such important questions, as: How do we best interweave our

Stillwatch by Mary Higgins Clark

Stillwatch

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I told you not to come...Slipped under the door of her Georgetown home, the note was an ominous reminder of Pat Traymore's past.

God Knows by Joseph Heller

God Knows

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Joseph Heller's powerful, wonderfully funny, deeply moving novel is the story of David -- yes, King David -- but as you've never seen him before. You already know David as the legendary warrior king of Israel, husband of Bathsheba, and …

Strong Medicine by Arthur Hailey

Strong Medicine

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Master storyteller Arthur Hailey’s New York Times–bestselling novel takes readers behind the scenes of the billion-dollar pharmaceutical drug industry It starts as a routine case: Mary Rowe contracts hepatitis from unclean

First Among Equals by Jeffrey Archer

First Among Equals

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Charles Seymour, second-born son, will never be the earl like his father, but he did inherit his mother's strength-and the will to realize his destiny...Simon

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Fruity Frank

Fruity Frank

Platform: Amstrad CPC, MSX

Publisher: Kuma Computers

Castle of Terror

Castle of Terror

Platform: Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Graphic adventure game

Publisher: Melbourne House

Cybertron Mission

Cybertron Mission

Platform: Acorn Electron, BBC Micro, Commodore 64

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Micro Power

Champion Boxing

Champion Boxing

Platform: Arcade, Sega SG-1000,[1] MSX

Genre: Boxing, Sports, Fighting

Publisher: Sega

Gyrodine

Gyrodine

Platform: Arcade, Family Computer, MSX, PC-8801

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Taito

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On October 29, 1984 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is October 29, 1984?

On October 29, 1984 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.

Who was the US President on October 29, 1984?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on October 29, 1984?

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

Which famous people are born on October 29, 1984?

On October 29, 1984 several famous people were born including, José Mijares, Eric Staal, Marica Hase.

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

The number one song in the week of October 29, 1984 was Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run) by Billy Ocean in US and I Feel For You by Chaka Khan in UK.

What were the top hits on October 29, 1984?

The top hits on October 29, 1984 were Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run) by Billy Ocean, I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder, Purple Rain by Prince in US and I Feel For You by Chaka Khan, I Should Have Known Better by Jim Diamond, Freedom by Wham! in UK.


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