Friday 17 April 1987
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of April people in US were listening to I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by Aretha Franklin.
In UK La Isla Bonita by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Withnail & I, directed by Bruce Robinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Fine Things by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 April 1987 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
Famous Birthdays:17 April
- Richard Wilbur appointed as US poet laureate.
- Julius Erving becomes the third NBA player to score 30,000 points.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
- Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died In Your Arms
- Club Nouveau - Lean On Me
- Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love
- Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over
- Prince - Sign O' The Times
- Expose - Come Go With Me
- Lou Gramm - Midnight Blue
- Steve Winwood - The Finer Things
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 17 April 1987 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?