It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to How Will I Know by Whitney Houston.
In UK When The Going Gets Tough (The Tough Get Going) by Billy Ocean was in the top 5 hits.
Carry on Jack, directed by Gerald Thomas, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in February 1986 ?
- Pretty in Pink
directed by Howard Deutch
starring: Molly Ringwald, Jon Cryer, Harry Dean Stanton
directed by Steve Miner
starring: William Katt, Kay Lenz, George Wendt
- Nine 1/2 Weeks
directed by Adrian Lyne
starring: Mickey Rourke, Kim Basinger, Margaret Whitton
- The Hitcher
directed by Robert Harmon
starring: Rutger Hauer, C. Thomas Howell, Jennifer Jason Leigh
- The Delta Force
directed by Menahem Golan
starring: Chuck Norris, Lee Marvin, Martin Balsam
Which were the important events of Saturday, 15 February 1986 ?
- John Frum Day in Vanuatu 
- Gummy Bear Day in United States
- National Day in Serbia
- Candlemas in Russia and other Eastern Orthodox countries
- Saint Siegfried of Sweden
- Saints Faustin and Jovita
- Saint Georgia
- Blessed Claude de la ColombiFre
- Flag Day in Canada
Famous People born
- Philippines National Assembly authorizes 6 more years for Ferdinand Marcos
- 44,180 largest NBA crowd to date - Philadelphia 76ers at Detroit Pistons.
- Ferdinand Marcos wins rigged Philippines presidential election.
: Argentine footballer
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1986 ?
Esquire Magazine cover
Sports Illustrated: no.8996
TIME Magazine Cover: Challenger' Explodes -- Feb. 10, 1986
Playboy Magazine cover
It - Stephen King
Red Storm Rising - Tom Clancy and Larry Bond
Whirlwind - James Clavell
The Bourne Supremacy - Robert Ludlum
We strive to bring glory to the mother country (1986)
Medea Mikijiro Hira New York Delecort Hitachi (1986)
Embraer EMB 120 Brasilia Turboprop Airplane (1986)
Tell the world why Saturday, 15 February 1986 is such a special date for you!