Sunday 16 February 1986
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Zoi Dimoschaki and Josje Huisman.
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.
The Hitcher, directed by Robert Harmon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Lie Down With Lions by Ken Follett was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hot Metal.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hollywood or Bust or Hyper Dyne Side Arms.
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- Saint Juliana
- Saint Lucilla
- Remembrance of Lambertus
- Saint Jeremias
- Saints Daniel, Samuel and Elias
- Kyoto Protocol Day (2005)
- Lithuania - Independence Day (1918)
Famous Birthdays:16 February
- Howard Da Silva of Cleveland: Ohio, actor (Ben Franklin - 1776), dies at age 76.
- French air force bombs Ouadi Doum airport in Chad
- Hein Vergeer becomes world champion skater.
- Karlstad skates world record 10 km (14:12.14).
- The Soviet liner MS Mikhail Lermontov runs aground in the Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Whitney Houston - How Will I Know
- Billy Ocean - When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going
- Survivor - Burning Heart
- Mr. Mister - Kyrie
- Dionne & Friends - That's What Friends Are For
- Wham! - I'm Your Man
- James Brown - Living In America
- Sade - The Sweetest Taboo
- Starship - Sara
- Miami Sound Machine - Conga
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