Wednesday 2 December 1987
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sam Greisman and Teairra Marí.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Heaven Is A Place On Earth by Belinda Carlisle.
In UK China In Your Hand by T'Pau was in the top 5 hits.
Planes, Trains & Automobiles, directed by John Hughes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while The Tommyknockers by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crossroads or John Elway's Quarterback.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 December 1987 ?
- Laos - National Day
- United Arab Emirates - National Day (independence from Britain, 1971)
- R.C. Saints - St Bibiana
- Sam Greisman: American noted family, the son of actress Sally Field and her producer husband Alan Greisman; their first child.
- Teairra Marí: Pop Singer.
- Lauren Layfield: TV Show Host.
- Mari-Leen : Estonian singer.
- Chicago City Council elects Eugene Sawyer acting mayor
- Jennifer Steele, age 17, of Colorado becomes Miss Teen America.
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- ''Hustler Magazine v. Falwell'' is argued before the U.S. Supreme Court.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is A Place On Earth
- Bill Medley - (I've Had) The Time Of My Life
- George Michael - Faith
- Richard Marx - Should've Known Better
- Whitesnake - Is This Love
- Debbie Gibson - Shake Your Love
- Sting - We'll Be Together
- Whitney Houston - So Emotional
- R.E.M. - The One I Love
- Jody Watley - Don't You Want Me
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