Welcome to Awesome80s.com!
Welcome to the Super70s family of websites: There is Super70s.com,
which covers the 1970s. There is Awesome80s.com,
which covers the 1980s. And there is Virtual90s.com,
which will cover the 1990s starting in late summer of 2008. The
fourth site is BaseballChronology
which covers the history of baseball from the 1840s to the present. Do you
see the set of colored boxes on the right labeled 70s, 80s, 90s, and BC?
These are at the top of every page and allow you to quickly switch between
all four sites!
Have you checked out our new
discussion forums? Now you can discuss anything related to the
Super70s, Awesome80s, or Virtual90s. There are literally thousands of your
messages dating back to the last century already there and I am copying
over more every day. I think you will agree that this is a much better way
to allow you to share your memories with others and read others comments
There are over 400,000 pages combined on these sites, and we're hardly
going to stop there! We constantly add new information, so
come back soon! (Don't forget to add
Awesome80s.com to your favorites, so you
can find us again. You can also make
Awesome80s.com your home page.)
September 2 in 70s/80s History:
On this date 63 years ago, actor Mark Harmon was born.
On this date 62 years ago, tennis star Jimmy Connors was born.
We have a complete list of current and former Baseball players who are celebrating birthdays today.
In The News for September 2:
On this date in 1984 Typhoon Ike in the Philippines leaves 1,363 dead.
Movies released on September 2:
Resurrection in 1980
8 Men Out in 1988
Rocket Gibraltar in 1988
Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence in 1983
The #1 Songs for September 2:
1970: 'War' by Edwin Starr.
1971: 'How Can You Mend A Broken Heart' by Bee Gees.
1972: 'Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)' by Looking Glass.
1973: 'Brother Louie' by Stories.
1974: '(You're) Having My Baby' by Paul Anka.
1975: 'Get Down Tonight' by K.C. & the Sunshine Band.
1976: 'Don't Go Breaking My Heart' by Elton John & Kikki Dee.
1977: 'I Just Want to be Your Everything' by Andy Gibb.
1978: 'Grease' by Frankie Valli.
1979: 'My Sharona' by The Knack.
1980: 'Sailing' by Christopher Cross.
1981: 'Endless Love' by Diana Ross & Lionel Richie.
1982: 'Eye of the Tiger' by Survivor.
1983: 'Every Breath You Take' by The Police.
1984: 'What's Love Got To Do With It' by Tina Turner.
1985: 'The Power of Love' by Huey Lewis and the News.
1986: 'Higher Love' by Steve Winwood.
1987: 'La Bamba' by Los Lobos.
1988: 'Monkey' by George Michael .
1989: 'Cold Hearted' by Paula Abdul.
These were the most popular songs on September 2 of each year.
Do you remember Miami Vice,
Cheers and the Cosby
Show, Gorbachev and the Evil
Empire Strikes Back, E.T., and
Beverly Hills Cop,
Rubik's Cube, the
Atari 2600, and Pac-Man, Mount
St. Helens, the Exxon
Valdez, and Chernobyl, Cosmos
and the Space
Shuttle Challenger, the fall
of the Berlin
Wall and the Tiananmen
Square Massacre, the Sadat
Assassination, the Subway
Iran-Contra and the Stock Market Crash,
Jackson and MTV? Then this site is FOR