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Ever wonder what song was #1 on your birthday?

Here is a listing of the Billboard Hot 100 Number 1 Songs sorted by date from 1980 through 1989. See what song was #1 on your birthday! Let us know in the comments.

Year Date Number 1 Song
1980 January 5 Escape (The Pina Colada Song) – Rupert Holmes
1980 January 12 Rock With You – Michael Jackson
1982 January 16 I Can’t Go For That (No Can Do) – Daryl Hall & John Oates
1988 January 16 Got My Mind Set On You – George Harrison
1987 January 17 Shake You Down – Gregory Abbott
1984 January 21 Owner Of A Lonely Heart – Yes
1989 January 21 Two Hearts – Phil Collins
1983 January 22 Down Under – Men At Work
1988 January 23 The Way You Make Me Feel – Michael Jackson
1986 January 25 That’s What Friends Are For – Dionne & Friends (with Elton John, Gladys Knight & Stevie Wonder)
1989 January 28 Don’t Rush Me – Taylor Dayne
1982 January 30 Centerfold – The J. Geils Band
1988 January 30 Need You Tonight – INXS
1981 January 31 The Tide Is High – Blondie
1987 January 31 At This Moment – Billy Vera & Beaters
1980 February 2 Do That To Me One More Time – Captain & Tennille
1985 February 2 I Want To Know What Love Is – Foreigner
1984 February 4 Karma Chameleon – Culture Club
1989 February 4 When I’m With You – Sheriff
1988 February 6 Could’ve Been – Tiffany
1987 February 7 Open Your Heart – Madonna
1980 February 9 Coward Of The County – Kenny Rogers
1985 February 9 Easy Lover – Philip Bailey (with Phil Collins)
1989 February 11 Straight Up – Paula Abdul
1981 February 14 Celebration – Kool & The Gang
1987 February 14 Livin’ On A Prayer – Bon Jovi
1986 February 15 When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going – Billy Ocean
1980 February 16 Cruisin’ – Smokey Robinson
1985 February 16 Careless Whisper – Wham! featuring George Michael
1988 February 20 What Have I Done To Deserve This? – Pet Shop Boys (& Dusty Springfield)
1981 February 21 I Love A Rainy Night – Eddie Rabbitt
1986 February 22 How Will I Know – Whitney Houston
1980 February 23 Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
1984 February 25 Jump – Van Halen
1989 February 25 Lost In Your Eyes – Debbie Gibson
1983 February 26 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me – Culture Club
1988 February 27 Father Figure – George Michael
1981 February 28 9 To 5 – Dolly Parton
1986 March 1 Kyrie – Mr. Mister
1981 March 7 Keep On Loving You – REO Speedwagon
1984 March 10 99 Luftballons – Nena
1983 March 12 Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
1982 March 13 Open Arms – Journey
1981 March 14 Woman – John Lennon
1987 March 14 Jacob’s Ladder – Huey Lewis & News
1980 March 15 Longer – Dan Fogelberg
1986 March 15 Sara – Starship
1985 March 16 Can’t Fight This Feeling – REO Speedwagon
1984 March 17 Girls Just Want To Have Fun – Cyndi Lauper
1989 March 18 The Living Years – Mike + The Mechanics
1988 March 19 Never Gonna Give You Up – Rick Astley
1982 March 20 I Love Rock ‘N Roll – Joan Jett & Blackhearts
1987 March 21 Lean On Me – Club Nouveau
1980 March 22 Another Brick In The Wall (pt. 2) – Pink Floyd
1986 March 22 These Dreams – Heart
1988 March 26 Man In The Mirror – Michael Jackson
1981 March 28 Rapture – Blondie
1986 March 29 Rock Me Amadeus – Falco
1985 March 30 Material Girl – Madonna
1984 March 31 Footloose – Kenny Loggins
1989 April 1 Eternal Flame – Bangles
1982 April 3 That Girl – Stevie Wonder
1987 April 4 Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now – Starship
1985 April 6 One More Night – Phil Collins
1989 April 8 Girl You Know It’s True – Milli Vanilli
1981 April 11 Kiss On My List – Daryl Hall & John Oates
1980 April 12 Call Me – Blondie
1986 April 12 Kiss – Prince & The Revolution
1985 April 13 We Are The World – USA For Africa
1989 April 15 She Drives Me Crazy – Fine Young Cannibals
1988 April 16 Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car – Billy Ocean
1981 April 18 Morning Train (Nine To Five) – Sheena Easton
1984 April 21 Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) – Phil Collins
1989 April 22 Like A Prayer – Madonna
1983 April 23 Come On Eileen – Dexy’s Midnight Runners
1987 April 25 I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) – Aretha Franklin & George Michael
1986 April 26 Addicted To Love – Robert Palmer
1983 April 30 Mr. Roboto – Styx
1988 April 30 Where Do Broken Hearts Go – Whitney Houston
1982 May 1 Chariots Of Fire (Titles) – Vangelis
1987 May 2 (I Just) Died In Your Arms – Cutting Crew
1983 May 7 Beat It – Michael Jackson
1988 May 7 Wishing Well – Terence Trent D’Arby
1986 May 10 West End Girls – Pet Shop Boys
1984 May 12 Hello – Lionel Richie
1989 May 13 I’ll Be There For You – Bon Jovi
1988 May 14 Anything For You – Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine
1982 May 15 Ebony And Ivory – Paul McCartney with Stevie Wonder
1987 May 16 With Or Without You – U2
1986 May 17 Why Can’t This Be Love – Van Halen
1985 May 18 Don’t You (Forget About Me) – Simple Minds
1989 May 20 Real Love – Jody Watley
1983 May 21 Let’s Dance – David Bowie
1981 May 23 Being With You – Smokey Robinson
1986 May 24 Greatest Love Of All – Whitney Houston
1984 May 26 Let’s Hear It For The Boy – Deniece Williams
1983 May 28 Flashdance…What A Feeling – Irene Cara
1988 May 28 One More Try – George Michael
1981 May 30 Bette Davis Eyes – Kim Carnes
1980 May 31 Funkytown – Lipps, Inc.
1985 June 1 Everything She Wants – Wham!
1989 June 3 Rock On – Michael Damian
1987 June 6 Always – Atlantic Starr
1986 June 7 Live To Tell – Madonna
1985 June 8 Everybody Wants To Rule The World – Tears For Fears
1984 June 9 Time After Time – Cyndi Lauper
1989 June 10 Wind Beneath My Wings – Bette Midler
1986 June 14 On My Own – Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald
1984 June 16 The Reflex – Duran Duran
1988 June 18 Together Forever – Rick Astley
1981 June 20 Stars On 45 (Medley) – Stars On 45
1987 June 20 Head To Toe – Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam
1985 June 22 Heaven – Bryan Adams
1989 June 24 Satisfied – Richard Marx
1988 June 25 Foolish Beat – Debbie Gibson
1982 June 26 Don’t You Want Me – The Human League
1985 June 29 Sussudio – Phil Collins
1984 June 30 Dancing In The Dark – Bruce Springsteen
1988 July 2 Dirty Diana – Michael Jackson
1987 July 4 I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) – Whitney Houston
1980 July 5 The Rose – Bette Midler
1986 July 5 There’ll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry) – Billy Ocean
1989 July 8 Good Thing – Fine Young Cannibals
1983 July 9 Electric Avenue – Eddy Grant
1988 July 9 The Flame – Cheap Trick
1980 July 12 It’s Still Rock And Roll To Me – Billy Joel
1985 July 13 A View To A Kill – Duran Duran
1984 July 14 When Doves Cry – Prince
1983 July 16 Every Breath You Take – The Police
1981 July 18 The One That You Love – Air Supply
1987 July 18 Alone – Heart
1986 July 19 Invisible Touch – Genesis
1985 July 20 Raspberry Beret – Prince & The Revolution
1989 July 22 Express Yourself – Madonna
1988 July 23 Pour Some Sugar On Me – Def Leppard
1982 July 24 Hurts So Good – John Cougar
1981 July 25 Jessie’s Girl – Rick Springfield
1986 July 26 Sledgehammer – Peter Gabriel
1985 July 27 Everytime You Go Away – Paul Young
1989 July 29 Batdance – Prince
1982 July 31 Eye Of The Tiger – Survivor
1981 August 1 Elvira – Oak Ridge Boys
1987 August 1 Shakedown – Bob Seger
1980 August 2 Magic – Olivia Newton-John
1988 August 6 Roll With It – Steve Winwood
1981 August 8 Theme From “Greatest American Hero” (Believe It Or Not) – Joey Scarbury
1987 August 8 I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For – U2
1986 August 9 Glory Of Love – Peter Cetera
1985 August 10 Shout – Tears For Fears
1984 August 11 Ghostbusters – Ray Parker Jr.
1981 August 15 Endless Love – Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
1986 August 16 Papa Don’t Preach – Madonna
1989 August 19 Right Here Waiting – Richard Marx
1987 August 22 Who’s That Girl – Madonna
1980 August 23 Take Your Time (Do It Right) (pt. 1) – S.O.S. Band
1985 August 24 The Power Of Love – Huey Lewis & The News
1984 August 25 What’s Love Got To Do With It – Tina Turner
1988 August 27 Monkey – George Michael
1982 August 28 Abracadabra – Steve Miller Band
1987 August 29 La Bamba – Los Lobos
1980 August 30 Sailing – Christopher Cross
1986 August 30 Higher Love – Steve Winwood
1989 September 2 Cold Hearted – Paula Abdul
1983 September 3 Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) – Eurythmics
1985 September 7 St. Elmo’s Fire (Man In Motion) – John Parr
1988 September 10 Sweet Child O’ Mine – Guns N’ Roses
1987 September 12 I Just Can’t Stop Loving You – Michael Jackson
1980 September 13 Upside Down – Diana Ross
1986 September 13 Take My Breath Away – Berlin
1984 September 15 Missing You – John Waite
1989 September 16 Don’t Wanna Lose You – Gloria Estefan
1983 September 17 Puttin’ On The Ritz – Taco
1986 September 20 Stuck With You – Huey Lewis & The News
1985 September 21 Money For Nothing – Dire Straits
1987 September 26 Didn’t We Almost Have It All – Whitney Houston
1984 September 29 Let’s Go Crazy – Prince & The Revolution
1989 September 30 Girl I’m Gonna Miss You – Milli Vanilli
1983 October 1 The Safety Dance – Men Without Hats
1988 October 1 Don’t Worry Be Happy – Bobby McFerrin
1982 October 2 Jack And Diane – John Cougar
1987 October 3 Here I Go Again – Whitesnake
1980 October 4 Another One Bites The Dust – Queen
1989 October 7 Cherish – Madonna
1983 October 8 Total Eclipse Of The Heart – Bonnie Tyler
1988 October 8 Love Bites – Def Leppard
1986 October 11 When I Think Of You – Janet Jackson
1984 October 13 I Just Called To Say I Love You – Stevie Wonder
1989 October 14 Miss You Much – Janet Jackson
1988 October 15 Red Red Wine – UB40
1981 October 17 Arthur’s Theme (Best That You Can Do) – Christopher Cross
1987 October 17 Lost In Emotion – Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam
1985 October 19 Take On Me – A-Ha
1988 October 22 Groovy Kind Of Love – Phil Collins
1982 October 23 Who Can It Be Now? – Men At Work
1987 October 24 Bad – Michael Jackson
1986 October 25 Typical Male – Tina Turner
1980 November 1 Woman In Love – Barbra Streisand
1986 November 1 True Colors – Cyndi Lauper
1985 November 2 Part-Time Lover – Stevie Wonder
1989 November 4 Sowing The Seeds Of Love – Tears For Fears
1983 November 5 Islands In The Stream – Kenny Rogers with Dolly Parton
1988 November 5 Kokomo – Beach Boys
1982 November 6 Up Where We Belong – Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes
1987 November 7 I Think We’re Alone Now – Tiffany
1986 November 8 Amanda – Boston
1985 November 9 Miami Vice Theme – Jan Hammer
1984 November 10 Purple Rain – Prince & The Revolution
1989 November 11 Listen To Your Heart – Roxette
1981 November 14 Private Eyes – Daryl Hall & John Oates
1980 November 15 Lady – Kenny Rogers
1985 November 16 We Built This City – Starship
1989 November 18 When I See You Smile – Bad English
1983 November 19 All Night Long (All Night) – Lionel Richie
1988 November 19 Wild, Wild West – Escape Club
1981 November 21 Physical – Olivia Newton-John
1987 November 21 Mony Mony “Live” – Billy Idol
1984 November 24 Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go – Wham!
1989 November 25 Blame It On The Rain – Milli Vanilli
1988 November 26 Bad Medicine – Bon Jovi
1982 November 27 Gloria – Laura Branigan
1987 November 28 (I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life – Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes
1986 November 29 Human – The Human League
1985 November 30 Separate Lives – Phil Collins & Marilyn Martin
1989 December 2 (It’s Just) The Way That You Love Me – Paula Abdul
1988 December 3 Baby, I Love Your Way/Freebird Medley (Free Baby) – Will To Power
1982 December 4 Truly – Lionel Richie
1987 December 5 Heaven Is A Place On Earth – Belinda Carlisle
1980 December 6 Master Blaster (Jammin’) – Stevie Wonder
1986 December 6 You Give Love A Bad Name – Bon Jovi
1985 December 7 Broken Wings – Mr. Mister
1984 December 8 I Feel For You – Chaka Khan
1989 December 9 We Didn’t Start The Fire – Billy Joel
1983 December 10 Say Say Say – Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson
1988 December 10 Look Away – Chicago
1987 December 12 Faith – George Michael
1986 December 13 The Way It Is – Bruce Hornsby & Range
1984 December 15 The Wild Boys – Duran Duran
1989 December 16 Another Day In Paradise – Phil Collins
1982 December 18 Maneater – Daryl Hall & John Oates
1980 December 20 Lady – Kenny Rogers
1986 December 20 Walk Like An Egyptian – Bangles
1985 December 21 Say You, Say Me – Lionel Richie
1988 December 24 Every Rose Has Its Thorn – Poison
1980 December 27 (Just Like) Starting Over – John Lennon
1986 December 27 Everybody Have Fun Tonight – Wang Chung
1984 December 29 Like A Virgin – Madonna
1983 December 31 Union Of The Snake – Duran Duran

By Bob

Owner and manager of 80s Mixed Online Radio.

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