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This Week in History: June 26-30, 1984

The number one hit movie this week in 1984 was "The Karate Kid." (Courtesy photo)
The number one hit movie this week in 1984 was, “The Karate Kid.” (Courtesy photo)

This Week in History is compiled each week for Local Shout by Wilmington resident Mike Hack.

This Week in History: June 26-30, 1984

The number one hit song was “The Reflex” by Duran Duran.

The number one hit movie was “The Karate Kid.

TV personality star Khloe Kardashian was born and producer Carl Foreman died.

Quote: “Where’s the beef?” said Clara Peller in Wendy’s ad.

More This Week in History: May 15-19, 1965; May 22-26, 1955; May 29-June 2, 1978

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Mike Hack has enjoyed living in North Carolina for fourteen years and Wilmington for the past seven. Mike is a musician and videographer who enjoys crossword puzzles, Jeopardy, bus rides, long walks, and music history trivia. Mike has a vast knowledge of dates, and researching them is just one of his many passions.  Mike also has autism and is enjoying connecting with his community via Port City Daily!

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