Tuesday 17 February 1987
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Livin' On A Prayer by Bon Jovi.
In UK I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael & Aretha Franklin was in the top 5 hits.
Mannequin, directed by Michael Gottlieb, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Windmills Of The Gods by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 February 1987 ?
- Saint Evermodus
- Saint Alexis Falconieri (d. 1310)
- Saint Seven Founders of the Servites
- Random Acts of Kindness Day.
- Ancient Latvia - Tanis Diena observed.
- Saint Silvinus
- Roman Empire - Quirinalia in honor of Quirinus.
- Thomas Ayasse: French footballer.
- Aseem Trivedi: Indian cartoonist and activist.
- Raffi Ahmad: TV Actor.
- Amy Rodriguez: Soccer Player.
- Don Mattingly wins highest salary arbitration ($1,975,000 per year)
- Michelle Renee Royer, age 21, of Texas, crowned 36th Miss USA.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bon Jovi - Livin' On A Prayer
- Madonna - Open Your Heart
- Huey Lewis & The News - Jacob's Ladder
- Georgia Satellites - Keep Your Hands To Yourself
- Cyndi Lauper - Change Of Heart
- Chicago - Will You Still Love Me?
- The Jets - You Got It All
- Samantha Fox - Touch Me (I Want Your Body)
- Lionel Richie - Ballerina Girl
- Ready For The World - Love You Down
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