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
Playboy Magazine cover
TIME Magazine Cover: Challenger' Explodes -- Feb. 10, 1986
It - Stephen King
Red Storm Rising - Tom Clancy and Larry Bond
Whirlwind - James Clavell
The Bourne Supremacy - Robert Ludlum
Vise-Grip Locking Pliers Makes a Difference (1986)
Microrim R:BASE System V Powerful DBMS (1986)
Tell the world why Saturday, 15 February 1986 is such a special date for you!