Thursday 31 May 1984
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nate Robinson and Andrew Bailey (baseball).
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Let's Hear It For The Boy by Deniece Williams.
In UK The Reflex by Duran Duran was in the top 5 hits.
Ghostbusters, directed by Ivan Reitman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984
while First Lady From Plains by Rosalynn Carter was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Six Centuries of Verse.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Binary Land or Frogger II: ThreeeDeep!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 31 May 1984 ?
- World No Tobacco Day.
- Syaday (Discordianism) (5th day of the season of Confusion, honors Apostle Sri Syadasti).
- Saint Gislemerio
- Saint Mechtilde of Diessen
- Saint Petronella.
- the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
- The Godiva procession.
- IT Day.
- Nate Robinson: American basketball player.
- Andrew Bailey (baseball)
- Sanja Popović
- Yael Grobglas
- Andrew Bailey: American baseball player.
- Milorad Čavić: Serbian swimmer.
- Milorad Cavic: Serbian swimmer.
- Shekinah Jones: Reality Star.
- Jason Smith: TV Actor.
- 57th National Spelling Bee: Daniel Greenblatt wins spelling luge
- 57th US National Spelling Bee: Daniel Greenblatt wins spelling "luge".
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- Mecklenburg Correctional Center - 6 inmates - including James and Linwood Briley escape from a death row facility, the first and only occasion this has ever happened in the US.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1984 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Deniece Williams - Let's Hear It For The Boy
- Cyndi Lauper - Time After Time
- Lionel Richie - Hello
- Steve Perry - Oh Sherrie
- Duran Duran - The Reflex
- Night Ranger - Sister Christian
- Phil Collins - Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now)
- Huey Lewis and the News - The Heart Of Rock & Roll
- Irene Cara - Breakdance
- Julio Iglesias - To All The Girls I've Loved Before
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