Thursday 7 May 1987
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Serge Gakpe and Jérémy Ménez.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to (I Just) Died In Your Arms by Cutting Crew.
In UK La Isla Bonita by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
La Bamba, directed by Luis Valdez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Fine Things by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vreme za pat.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beyond Zork or Inspector Gadget and the Circus of Fear.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Or have a look at the whole 1987.
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 7 May 1987 ?
- USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - 
- Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
- Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
- Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
- Russia - Radio Day (commemorating the work of Alexander Popov)
- Saint Flavia Domitilla
- Serge Gakpe: Togolese footballer.
- Jérémy Ménez: French international footballer who currently plays for Serie A club A.C.
- Mike Ferri: Bassist.
- Jonathan Miller: YouTube Star.
- Chiara Ferragni: Fashion Designer.
- Alex Ikonn: Entrepreneur
- Asami Konno: Japanese singer (Morning Musume Ongaku Gatas Tanpopo and Country Musume)
- Michael Maidens: English footballer with Hartlepool United (Born 1987)
- Mark Reynolds: Mark Reynolds Scottish footballer
- Colin Blakely: Bangor, North Ireland -- Actor (Shattered, Equus, King Lear).
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died In Your Arms
- Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love
- U2 - With Or Without You
- Madonna - La Isla Bonita
- Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over
- Prince - Sign O' The Times
- Bryan Adams - Heat Of The Night
- Chris DeBurgh - The Lady In Red
- Fleetwood Mac - Big Love
- Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
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Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?