Thursday 9 July 1987
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Amanda Knox and Rebecca Sugar.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Alone by Heart.
In UK I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits.
Spaceballs, directed by Mel Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Misery by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 4th & Inches or Grand Prix Simulator.
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Which were the important events of 9 July 1987 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Our Lady of Peace.
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day: Martyrdom of the B�b.
- Palau - Constitution Day.
- Argentina - Independence Day.
- Roman festival - Caprotinia, or feasts of Juno Caprotina.
- Amanda Knox: American involved in famous criminal case, she was initially convicted of homicide by an Italian court and later cleared of murder charges on appeal.
- Rebecca Sugar: Animator.
- Gert Jõeäär: Estonian cyclist.
- 1 million South Koreans demonstrate against Chun Doo Hwan regime
- Colonel Oliver North admits to shredding Iran-Contra evidence
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Heart - Alone
- Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)
- Bob Seger - Shakedown
- Kenny G - Songbird
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- Expose - Point Of No Return
- Pseudo Echo - Funkytown
- Crowded House - Something So Strong
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam - Head To Toe
- U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
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