2nd of July, 1983

The 2nd of July, 1983, fell on a Saturday. Day 183 of 1983. Decade: 1980s.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 2nd of July, 1983:

  • United States: Flashdance... Oh What A Feeling - Irene Cara
  • United Kingdom: Every Breath You Take - Police

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Superman III" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 2nd of July, 1983.

  • Early 1980s fashion.

    The early 80s saw a minimalist approach to fashion, with some trends carrying over from the late 1970s. Sweaters, fur-lined puffer jackets, tunics, ripped jeans, leotards, velour tracksuits, tube tops, knee-length skirts, high-waisted pants and embroidered jeans were all popular during this period. The colors during the early 1980s were subdued, quiet and basic. Varying shades of brown, tan, and orange were in fashion.

  • Iran-Iraq War

    Between the 22nd of September, 1980, and the 20th of August, 1988, an armed conflict was being fought between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Iraqi Republic.

  • Time Person of the Year: 1983.

    Ronald Reagan and Yuri Andropov are both named as the Time Person of the Year in 1983.

  • 1983 in movies.

    Movies released in 1983 included Return of the Jedi, Terms of Endearment, Flashdance, Trading Places, National Lampoon's Vacation, WarGames, Scarface, Octopussy, Sudden Impact, Staying Alive, Mr. Mom and Risky Business.

  • 1983 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1983 included The Police, Michael Jackson, Irene Cara, Men at Work, Bonnie Tyler, Hall & Oates, Michael Sembello, Eurythmics, Culture Club and Dexys Midnight Runners.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of July:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 36 years, 3 months and 20 days have passed since the 2nd of July, 1983.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 26 of 1983.
  • Leap Year: 1983 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 2nd of July, 1983, will be 36 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 425948400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 2nd of July, 1983:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 2nd of July, 1983, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1983 was the year of the .
  • Native American Zodiac: The 2nd of July, 1983 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 2nd of July, 1983.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 2nd of July, 1983 was probably conceived around the 22nd of September, 1982. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 2nd of July, 1983 is the 10th of April, 1984. (Rough Estimate).

2nd of July

Events that have occurred on the 2nd of July:


Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • The A-Team - Action TV series with characters such as "Mr. T" and John "Hannibal" Smith.
  • 'Allo 'Allo! - BBC sitcom starring Gorden Kaye.
  • Cheers - Sitcom starring Ted Danson.
  • Knight Rider - Starring David Hasselhoff.
  • Family Ties - Sitcom starring Michael J. Fox.
  • The Smurfs - Animated fantasy-comedy television series.
  • Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends - Animated television series that ran in the early 1980s.
  • Only Fools and Horses - British television comedy.
  • Magnum, P.I. - Starring Tom Selleck as Private Investigator Thomas Magnum.
  • Knots Landing - American soap opera.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of July, 1983.

  • 13,259 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,145,577,600 seconds have passed since the 2nd of July, 1983.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,336,507,200 times.
  • Since the 2nd of July, 1983, earth has travelled approximately 591,118,041,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 190,929,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 98,519,674 steps. That's about 43,787 miles!
  • Since this date, 13,746,931 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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