Saturday 30 July 1983
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nathan Carter and Seán Dillon.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Every Breath You Take by The Police.
In UK Baby Jane by Rod Stewart was in the top 5 hits.
Risky Business, directed by Paul Brickman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Return Of The Jedi by Joan D. Vinge was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Friday Night.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crystals of Zong or Kool-Aid Man.
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Which were the important events of 30 July 1983 ?
- Vanuatu - Independence Day
- St. Julitta (a martyr)
- St. Sennen
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Abdon
Famous Birthdays:30 July
- Howard Dietz: American publicist and songwriter (d. 1983).
- Weight lifter Sergei Didyk of the USSR jerks a record 261 kg
- Official speed record for a piston-driven aircraft, 832 kph, California.
- Howard Deitz, MGM executive, dies at age 86 of Parkinson's disease.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Police - Every Breath You Take
- Eddy Grant - Electric Avenue
- Irene Cara - Flashdance...What A Feeling
- Sergio Mendes - Never Gonna Let You Go
- Duran Duran - Is There Something I Should Know
- Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
- Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'
- Donna Summer - She Works Hard For The Money
- Stevie Nicks - Stand Back
- Madness - Our House
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