June 13th, 1982, fell on a Sunday. It was day 164 of 1982. The decade was the 1980s.
38 years, 5 months and 14 days have passed since June 13th, 1982.
On This Date
Events that occurred on June 13th, 1982:
The 1982 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Spain.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 13th, 1982:
United States: Ebony And Ivory - Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder
United Kingdom: House Of Fun - Madness
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "E.T." was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is June 13th, 1982 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Gemini. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.
It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual. In America, the song Ebony And Ivory by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, House Of Fun by Madness is the number one hit song.
Ronald Reagan is currently the President of the United States and the movie E.T. is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Margaret Thatcher is the current Prime Minister. In fashion, women are currently wearing jelly shoes, turtleneck sweaters, loose high-waist pants, crop tops and puffer jackets lined with fur. Meanwhile, men have been ditching the disco look of the 70s in favor of athletic clothing such as tracksuits and sports jerseys. The "preppy" look has also been making a comeback.
Because it's 1982, the radio stations are being dominated by artists such as Survivor, Men at Work, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Dexys Midnight Runners, Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder. In Spain, the 1982 FIFA World Cup is currently taking place. People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Jeffersons", "Laverne & Shirley", "Chips" and "The Smurfs".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Lunar Lander", "Galaxian", "Missile Command" and "Donkey Kong". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Sesame Street", "Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids", "Happy Days" and "Cockleshell Bay". Popular toys include the likes of "Lite-Brite", "Big Jim (action figure)", "Simon (memory game)" and "Masters of the Universe (figures)".
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 June 13th, 1982.
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.
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.
1982 in music.
Popular music artists in 1982 included Olivia Newton-John, Survivor, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder, The J. Geils Band, The Human League and John Cougar.
Time Person of the Year: 1982.
"The Computer" is named as the Time Person of the Year in 1982.
1982 in movies.
Movies released in 1982 included E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Tootsie, An Officer and a Gentleman, Rocky III, Porky's, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, 48 Hrs., Poltergeist, Annie, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Blade Runner, Rambo: First Blood, Conan the Barbarian and The Thing.
Willie Nelson - "Always on My Mind"
"Always on My Mind" by Willie Nelson would go on to win a Grammy for 1982's Song of the Year.
"Gandhi" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1982.
The Falklands War is occurring between Argentina and the United Kingdom.
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.
Steven Spielberg's movie "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial" would have been showing in movie theaters at this time.
1982 FIFA World Cup
The 1982 FIFA World Cup is taking place in Spain. The competition is won Italy after they defeat West Germany 3-1.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
38 years, 5 months and 14 days have passed since June 13th, 1982.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 23 of 1982.
Leap Year: 1982 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on June 13th, 1982, will be 38 years of age.
People born in 1982 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 392770800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around June 13th, 1982:
May 14th, 1982: Conan the Barbarian (1982) is released in movie theaters.
Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on June 13th, 1982?
Margaret Thatcher was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Charles Haughey was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on June 13th, 1982 was probably conceived around the 3rd of September, 1981. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 13th, 1982 is the 23rd of March, 1983. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Donkey Kong - Arcade game released by Nintendo.
Missile Command - Arcade game developed by Atari.
Pac-Man - Maze arcade game.
Galaxian - Fixed shooter arcade game.
Asteroids - Space-themed shooter arcade game.
Lunar Lander - In which the player controls a lunar landing module.
Space Invaders - Shooter arcade game.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about June 13th, 1982.
14,047 days have passed since this date.
1,213,664,400 seconds have passed since the June 13th, 1982.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,415,941,800 times.
Since June 13th, 1982, earth has travelled approximately 626,250,830,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 202,277,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 104,375,138 steps. That's about 46,389 miles!
Since this date, 14,563,973 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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