Sunday 15 November 1987
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Isaiah Osbourne .
In that special week of November people in US were listening to I Think We're Alone Now by Tiffany.
In UK China In Your Hand by T'Pau was in the top 5 hits.
Flowers in the Attic, directed by Jeffrey Bloom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Kaleidoscope by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Omsen & Momsen.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galactic Trader or Street Fighter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 15 November 1987 ?
- Austria - Saint Leopold's day -- no school in Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria
- USA - America Recycles Day
- Norway - The official skolebr�d-day on Sunnland skole
- Roman festivals - Festival in honor of Feronia (others say 13 November)
- Brazil - Republic Proclamation Day (1889)
- R.C. Saints - Albert the Great
- Palestine - Independence Day (declared 1988)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Feast of Saint Philip the Apostle and the beginning of Winter Lent; also see November 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Carla Beurskens runs Dutch female record marathon (2:26:34)
- Leile McBridge (Denver), crowned Miss Black America
- New York Giant Raul Allegre kicks 2, 50 or more yard field goals in a game
- Continental Airlines Flight 1713, a Douglas DC-9-14 jetliner, crashes in a snowstorm at Denver, Colorado Stapleton International Airport, killing 28 occupants, while 54 survive the crash.
- In Brasov, Romania, workers rebel against the communist regime of Nicolae Ceausescu.
- In Braşov, Romania, workers rebel against the communist regime led by Nicolae Ceaușescu.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tiffany - I Think We're Alone Now
- Billy Idol - Mony Mony Live
- Bill Medley - (I've Had) The Time Of My Life
- Fleetwood Mac - Little Lies
- Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is A Place On Earth
- Swing Out Sister - Breakout
- Bruce Springsteen - Brilliant Disguise
- Madonna - Causing A Commotion
- Pet Shop Boys - It's A Sin
- Richard Marx - Should've Known Better
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