Home DFS SB OD SDN

Notice: How To Tip The Webmaster.


You are at the section The 80's Datebook

The 80's Datebook for July 1

Related Events on This Date

In 1980, McGruff The Crime Dog, Symbol Character, debuts to take a bite out of crime.

In 1980, “O Canada” was proclaimed the national anthem of Canada.

In 1981, Radio Shack third release of Model III TRSDOS 1.3.

In 1982, On General Hospital, Emma Samms made her debut as Holly Sutton.

In 1983, On the cover of TV Guide: “M*A*S*H, Dynasty, Thorn Birds”. Other Articles: Ana Alicia, The Who Farewell

In 1984, The Motion Picture Association of America introduced the PG-13 rating to warn parents that a film may be too violent for children under the age of 13. The violence of “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom” had much to do with the creation of the category. A top U.S. Catholic Conference official said the move was just another way to exploit young people.

In 1984, The Music Theater Network launched its Concert Cinema service that put rock concert videos in 600 movie theaters.

In 1985, “Alive From Off Center”, TV Anthology, avant garde summer fare, debut on PBS.

In 1985, “Nick At Nite” Cable TV Network debut.

In 1987, Fleetwood Macʹs Tango LP goes gold and platinum, Whitesnakeʹs eponymous LP goes platinum, and Van Halenʹs 1984 and ZZ Topʹs Eliminator hit the six million mark in sales.

In 1987, The Touchstone Pictures live-action feature film, “Adventures in Babysitting” is released in theaters in the U.S.

In 1987, WNBC-AM in New York City changed to WFAN. Don Imus was the only DJ who remained at the station when it switched to an all-sports format. WFAN-AM became the first 24 hour all sports radio station in the U.S.A.

In 1987, “Weird Al” Yankovic gave a live performance at the Community Center in Tucson AZ; it was the first show opening for The Monkees Tour '87.

In 1988, On “Late Night with David Letterman,” Madonna takes over Lettermanʹs interview with Sandra Bernhard.

In 1988, Touchstone/Warner releases the film, “Deadly Pursuit” (“Shoot to Kill” in the U.S.) in theaters in the United Kingdom.

In 1988, “The $25,000 Pyramid”, TV Game Show, last aired on CBS.

In 1989, Princeʹs ninth album, the Batman movie soundtrack, entered the United Kingdom chart at the number one position, repeating the feat of his eighth album, “Lovesexy.”

In 1989, R.C., “Baby Donʹt Forget My Number” by whoever the real Milli Vanilli was that was singing peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1989, R.C., “I Wonʹt Back Down” by Tom Petty peaked at #12 on the pop singles chart.

In 1989, R.C., “Joy and Pain” by Rob Base/D.J. E-Z Rock peaked at #58 on the pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Batdance”, by Prince entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1981, "S.O.B." was released by Paramount Pictures / Lorimar Productions; Blake Edwards (director/screenplay); Julie Andrews, William Holden, Richard Mulligan, Stuart Margolin, Larry Hagman, Robert Vaughn, Marisa Berenson, Robert Webber, Shelley Winters, Robert Preston, Loretta Swit, Craig Stevens, Robert Loggia, Jennifer Edwards, Rosanna Arquette, John Lawlor, John Pleshette, Ken Swofford, Hamilton Camp, Paul Stewart, Benson Fong, Larry Storch, Virginia Gregg, Joe Penny, Erica Yohn, Colleen Brennan, Charles Lampkin, Gene Nelson, Mimi Davis, David Young, Byron Kane, Herb Tanney, Bert Rosario; Comedy; Live Action

In 1983, "Stroker Ace" was released by Universal Pictures / Warner Bros. / Yahi Productions; Hal Needham (director/screenplay); Hugh Wilson (screenplay); Burt Reynolds, Ned Beatty, Jim Nabors, Parker Stevenson, Loni Anderson, John Byner, Frank O. Hill, Cassandra Peterson, Bubba Smith, Warren Stevens, Alfie Wise, Cary Guffey, Dale Earnhardt, Richard Petty, Neil Bonnett, Harry Gant, Terry Labonte, Kyle Petty, Benny Parsons, Tim Richmond, Ricky Rudd, Cale Yarborough, Ken Squier, David Hobbs, Chris Economaki; Action, Comedy, Sports; Live Action

U.S. 1980s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Baby Don't Forget My Number” by Milli Vanilli peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “I Won't Back Down” by Tom Petty peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Joy And Pain” by Rob Base And D.J. E-Z Rock peaked at number 58 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Rooms On Fire” by Stevie Nicks peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Yo No Se” by Pajama Party peaked at number 75 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada 1980s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Buffalo Stance” by Neneh Cherry peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Cry” by Waterfront peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “This Time I Know It's For Real” by Donna Summer peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Under The God” by Tin Machine peaked at number 24 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Victory Day” by Tom Cochrane And Red Rider peaked at number 16 on the Canada pop singles chart.

Alt-Canada 1980s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “A Little Lovin'” by Chental peaked at number 74 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Cry” by Waterfront peaked at number 7 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Cuddly Toy (Feel For Me)” by Roachford peaked at number 59 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Keep Each Other Warm” by Barry Manilow peaked at number 72 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Miss You Like Crazy” by Natalie Cole peaked at number 19 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Pop Singer” by John Cougar Mellencamp peaked at number 1 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Satisfied” by Richard Marx peaked at number 2 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Thinking Of You” by Sa-Fire peaked at number 55 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “This Is Your Land” by Simple Minds peaked at number 40 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Victory Day” by Tom Cochrane And Red Rider peaked at number 32 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. 1980s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, ✪ “Batdance” by Prince peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “(I've Got Your) Pleasure Control” by Simon Harris Featuring Lonnie Gordon peaked at number 60 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “A Bit Of U2” by Kiss AMC peaked at number 58 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “All I Want Is You” by U2 peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Atomic City” by Holly Johnson peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Bamboléo” by Gipsy Kings peaked at number 87 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Be With You” by The Bangles peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Breaking Hearts” by Strength peaked at number 78 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Children Of The Revolution” by Baby Ford peaked at number 53 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Downtown” by One 2 Many peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Dreams Of Santa Ana” by Orange Lemon peaked at number 91 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Every Little Time” by Kiara peaked at number 95 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “From Now On” by Jaki Graham peaked at number 73 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Gatecrashing” by Living In A Box peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Harry Houdini” by Kon Kan peaked at number 88 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Have I Told You Lately” by Van Morrison peaked at number 74 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Here Comes Your Man” by Pixies peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “In A Lifetime” by Clannad With Additional Vocals From Bono peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “It Is Time To Get Funky” by D-Mob Featuring LRS peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “It's Real” by James Ingram peaked at number 83 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Joy And Pain” by Donna Allen peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Just Keep Rockin'” by Double Trouble Featuring Rebel MC peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Like A Yo-Yo” by Sabrina peaked at number 72 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Love Is A House” by Gina Foster peaked at number 92 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Love's Taking Over” by Imagination peaked at number 100 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Reflections” by Dorothy peaked at number 89 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Satisfied” by Richard Marx peaked at number 52 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Tell It Like It Is” by Don Johnson peaked at number 84 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “The Fly” by Les Négresses Vertes peaked at number 93 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Under The God” by Tin Machine peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian 1980s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, ✪ “Iko Iko” by The Belle Stars peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Express Yourself” by Madonna peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Ferry 'Cross The Mersey” by The Christians, Holly Johnson, Paul McCartney, Gerry Marsden And Stock Aitken Waterman peaked at number 45 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “My Brave Face” by Paul McCartney peaked at number 30 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Sealed With A Kiss” by Jason Donovan peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Something Special” by Clive Young peaked at number 50 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “The Look” by Roxette peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand 1980s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Americanos” by Holly Johnson peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Baby I Don't Care” by Transvision Vamp peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Can You Keep A Secret?” by Brother Beyond peaked at number 31 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Every Little Step” by Bobby Brown peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Halleluiah Man” by Love And Money peaked at number 39 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “I Don't Want A Lover” by Texas peaked at number 11 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “I Only Wanna Be With You” by Samantha Fox peaked at number 28 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Parihaka” by Tim Finn And Herbs peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Pop Singer” by John Cougar Mellencamp peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Rooms On Fire” by Stevie Nicks peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands 1980s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Ferry 'Cross The Mersey” by The Christians, Holly Johnson, Paul McCartney, Gerry Marsden And Stock Aitken Waterman peaked at number 21 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Jij blijft bij mij” by Koos Alberts peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Manchild” by Neneh Cherry peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden 1980s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Då står pojkarna på rad” by Orup peaked at number 8 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Express Yourself” by Madonna peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Manchild” by Neneh Cherry peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Talking To The Man In The Moon” by Titiyo peaked at number 6 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Why Should I Trust You” by So What! peaked at number 15 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria 1980s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Eternal Flame” by The Bangles peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Halleluiah Man” by Love And Money peaked at number 27 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Slow Down” by Andy Baum And The Trix peaked at number 10 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France 1980s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Attention les enfants... danger” by Michel Sardou peaked at number 9 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1989, “C'est la vie” by Marc Lavoine peaked at number 14 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1989, “It's Only Love” by Simply Red peaked at number 24 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Le malheur des uns et le bonheur des autres” by Frédéric Chateau peaked at number 28 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Le tirelipimpon” by Carlos peaked at number 30 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Quand j'serai k.o.” by Alain Souchon peaked at number 29 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway 1980s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, ✪ “Batdance” by Prince peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1989, “I Love To Love You” by Tindrums peaked at number 8 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland 1980s Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Eternal Flame” by The Bangles peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Ferry 'Cross The Mersey” by The Christians, Holly Johnson, Paul McCartney, Gerry Marsden And Stock Aitken Waterman peaked at number 11 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Keep On Movin'” by Soul II Soul Featuring Caron Wheeler peaked at number 18 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Mama” by Air Project peaked at number 17 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Our First Night Together” by David Hasselhoff peaked at number 14 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “When The Night Comes” by Joe Cocker peaked at number 7 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Menu:
The 80's Datebook Main Page January February March April May June July July 1 July 2 July 3 July 4 July 5 July 6 July 7 July 8 July 9 July 10 July 11 July 12 July 13 July 14 July 15 July 16 July 17 July 18 July 19 July 20 July 21 July 22 July 23 July 24 July 25 July 26 July 27 July 28 July 29 July 30 July 31 August September October November December
Related:
TLB Pop Memories Blog The Big Datebook Unusual Video Daily Pop Singles Chart Debuts Chart Peaks Daily The 80's Datebook The 90's Datebook The 70's Datebook
Market Zone:
Dave's Fun Stuff
TV Zone:
Find your favorite TV shows with "Let's Watch TV!"
Notable:
Dave's Fun Stuff SDN Media News and More
Footer:
Dave's Fun Stuff Super Birthdays Contact Webmaster



© 1995-2023. davesfunstuff.com. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this website without expressed written consent is prohibited.

Help Support Our Ad-Free Web Section

Just use our PayPal link to pay.

Please Donate Cash to help pay for webhosting, domain payments, expenses and labor in keeping this section going. Thank you.

$2, $5, $10, $20, $50, $75, $100, $ANY

Notice Of Disclosure (updated June 2023):

"David Tanny is the owner and operator of the domains davesfunstuff.com and davidtanny.com"

Website Cookie Policy