Wednesday 15 January 1986
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Isaia Toeava and Johann Bensimon.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to That's What Friends Are For by Dionne & Friends.
In UK West End Girls by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Enemy Mine, directed by Wolfgang Petersen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while It by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Bluebell.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Contact Sam Cruise or Into Oblivion (video game).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 15 January 1986 ?
- Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
- Jallikattu in South India.
- United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
- North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
- Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Saint Ides, virgin, died January 15, 570.
- Roman Empire - Second day of the Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Wikipedia Day.
- Isaia Toeava: New Zealand All Black rugby player.
- Johann Bensimon: French jockey.
- Oshie Bichar: Bassist.
- Munoz: YouTube Star.
- Fred Davis: American football player.
- Jessy Schram: American actress.
- James H "Jim" Crowley: US football player (Notre Dame), dies at age 83.
- Living Seas opens (Disneyland)
- HBO and Cinemax pay cable television services initiate scrambling their national satellite feeds.
- The Living Seas opens at EPCOT Center in Walt Disney World, Florida.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dionne & Friends - That's What Friends Are For
- Lionel Richie - Say You, Say Me
- Eddie Murphy - Party All The Time
- Simple Minds - Alive & Kicking
- Klymaxx - I Miss You
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Small Town
- Stevie Nicks - Talk To Me
- Survivor - Burning Heart
- Dire Straits - Walk Of Life
- The Cars - Tonight She Comes
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