The year 1984

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Which of these films were NOT released in 1984?

Top Gun

The Karate Kid

Gremlins

Beverly Hills Cop

Top Gun was released in 1986.

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Which song won the Eurovision Song Contest in 1984?

Herrey's - Diggi-Loo, Diggi-Ley

Bobbysocks - La det Swinge

Carola - Fångad av en stormvind

Sandra Kim - J'aime la vie

It was Swedens second victory after ABBA won in 1974

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Which city hosted the 1984 summer olympics?

Los Angeles

Tokyo

Moscow

Barcelona

Carl Lewis won 4 track and field gold medals in the games

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What was the Unix time at the start of the year 1984?

441763200

296006400

927158400

580089600

Unix time is the number of seconds since the 1:st of January 1970

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Who was the president of the USA in 1984?

Ronald Reagan

Reagan

Ronald Reagan was in office between 1981 and 1989

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Aces High is the first song on an Iron Maiden album released in 1984. What is the name of the album?

Powerslave

The Number of the Beast

Killers

Fear of the Dark

The album's cover artwork is notable for its Ancient Egypt theme

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What's the name of this singer, born in 1984?

Avril Lavingne

Katy Perry

Carly Rae Jepsen

Kelly Clarkson

Lavigne's debut single, "Complicated", peaked at number two in the US

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What was the price in the US for the first Apple Macintosh released in 1984?

$2,495

$1,995

$2,995

$3,495

The Macintosh was introduced by a US$1.5 million Ridley Scott television commercial, "1984"

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A famous singer died in 1984. Hits include "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" and "It takes two". What's his name?

Marvin Gaye

Little Richard

Elvis Presley

Curtis Mayfield

Gaye was shot by his father while intervening in a fight between his parents on the afternoon of April 1, 1984

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Which was the number one song on the Billboards hot 100 singles of 1984?

Prince - When Doves Cry

Ray Parker Jr - Ghostbusters

Van Halen - Jump

Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want to Have Fun

When Doves Cry was the lead single from the album Purple Rain
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