Monday October 31, 1983, Halloween

US date format: 10/31/1983, UK date format: 31/10/1983

It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 31, 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 Alexander Grischuk and Christophe Jallet. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Islands In The Stream by Kenny Rogers. In UK Uptown Girl by Billy Joel was in the top 5 hits. I Am the Cheese, directed by Robert Jiras, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983 while Tough Times Never Last by Robert H. Schuller was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Auf Wiedersehen, Pet. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 10-Yard Fight or Chuck Norris Superkicks.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • October 31st is Nevada Day
  • Protestant Church - Reformation Day: Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses on the Wittenberg church on this day in 1517
  • Wikipedia - Wikipedia:Tim Starling Day
  • Cornwall - Allantide
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Events

  • Paul McCartney releases Pipes of Peace album
  • Ron Grant completes a 217-day, 8,316-mile run around Australia.

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Movies

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I Am the Cheese

I Am the Cheese

Directed by: Robert Jiras

Starring: Robert MacNaughton, Hope Lange, Don Murray, Robert Wagner

The Return of Captain Invincible

The Return of Captain Invincible

Directed by: Philippe Mora

Starring: Alan Arkin, Christopher Lee, Kate Fitzpatrick, Bill Hunter

Touched

Touched

Directed by: John Flynn

Starring: Robert Hays, Kathleen Beller, Ned Beatty, Gilbert Lewis

Deal of the Century

Deal of the Century

Directed by: William Friedkin

Starring: Chevy Chase, Sigourney Weaver, Gregory Hines, Vince Edwards

Papy fait de la résistance

Papy fait de la résistance

Directed by: Jean-Marie Poiré

Starring: Christian Clavier, Michel Galabru, Roland Giraud, Gérard Jugnot

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NFL

American Football
  • Washington Redskins - San Diego Chargers : 27 - 24
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TV Series

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Auf Wiedersehen, Pet

Auf Wiedersehen, Pet

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Directed by: Anthony Garner

Starring: Timothy Spall, Jimmy Nail, Tim Healy, Kevin Whately

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Interference

Interference

Directed by: Nick Pilton

Die Super-Hitparade der Volksmusik

Die Super-Hitparade der Volksmusik

Just Our Luck

Just Our Luck

Directed by: Crystal Ellis

Love Connection

Love Connection

Directed by: Joseph L Leath

Days to next October 31

If October 31, 1983 is your birthday you're 36 years, 10 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 5 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Tough Times Never Last by Robert H. Schuller

Tough Times Never Last

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Name your problem, and you name your possibility! That's the message in Dr. Robert H. Schuller's new bestseller, Tough Times Never Last, But Tough People Do! Dr.

Hollywood Wives by Jackie Collins

Hollywood Wives

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They lunch at Ma Maison and the Bistro on salads and hot gossip. They cruise Rodeo Drive in their Mercedes and Rolls, turning shopping at Giorgio and Gucci into an art

The One Minute Manager by Kenneth Blanchard and Spencer Johnson

The One Minute Manager

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For more than twenty years, millions of managers in Fortune 500 companies and small businesses nationwide have followed The One Minute Manager's techniques, thus increasing their productivity, job satisfaction, and personal

Everything And More by Jacqueline Briskin

Everything And More

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Return Of The Jedi by Joan D. Vinge

Return Of The Jedi

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In a sequel to "The Star Wars Storybook" and "The Empire Strikes Back Storybook", Luke Skywalker and his friends in the Rebel Alliance formulate a daring plan to battle with the Empire and its evil leaders, Darth Vader and the …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

10-Yard Fight

10-Yard Fight

Platform: Family Computer/NES, MSX

Genre: American football

Publisher: NA Taito Arcade NA Nintendo NES EU Nintendo NES JP IremArcade/FC EU Electrocoin Arcade; NA Taito Arcade; NA Nintendo NES; EU Nintendo NES; JP IremArcade/FC; EU Electrocoin Arcade

Magic Meanies

Magic Meanies

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: CDS Micro Systems

Chuck Norris Superkicks

Chuck Norris Superkicks

Platform: Atari 2600, Colecovision Commodore 64, Commodore VIC-20

Genre: Action

Publisher: Xonox

Jumping Jack

Jumping Jack

Platform: ZX Spectrum ("Jumping Jack"), Atari 800/XL ("Leggit!"), Dragon 32 ("Leggit!")

Publisher: Imagine Software Ltd

Krull

Krull

Platform: Arcade game, Atari 2600

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Atari


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