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December 10th, 1983...

Today is Saturday !

 Number-one song in the charts today

In the USA:

"Say Say Say"
by Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson

In the UK:
"Only You"
by The Flying Pickets
 TIME Magazine cover this week

TIME Magazine: Arms Control

(TIME Cover: December the 5th, 1983)

 Famous people born on the 10th of December:

1394 - King James I of Scotland (d. 1437)

 The Nobel Peace Prize 1983

Lech Walesa

Trade union leader (Solidaritet)

Photo: nobelprize.org

 Average price of a dozen eggs in 1983 (USA)

Oscar of the best picture in 1983

Terms of Endearment
directed by James L. Brooks
with John Lithgow (Sam Burns), Jack Nicholson (Garrett Breedlove) and Shirley MacLaine (Aurora Greenway)

Designed in 1983

The Silver tea and coffee service
by Michael Graves

Rolling Stone Magazine cover

Michael Jackson & Paul McCartney (illustration) / Rolling Stone Magazine Vol. 410, December 8, 1983



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