Monday 18 August 1986
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Papa Don't Preach by Madonna.
In UK The Lady In Red by Chris De Burgh was in the top 5 hits.
Manhunter, directed by Michael Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy 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 18 August 1986 ?
- RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
- Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church
- Graham Zusi: Soccer Player.
- Luis Rosado: Dancer.
- Ross McCormack: Scottish footballer.
- Miesha Tate: MMA Fighter.
- Evan Gattis: American baseball player.
- Andreas Weise: Swedish singer-songwriter
- Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Philadelphia PA on WYSP 94.1 FM
- Jim Kelly signs with NFL Buffalo Bills ($75 million for 5 years)
- WYSP-FM Philadelphia begins simulcasting Howard Stern Show
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Madonna - Papa Don't Preach
- Steve Winwood - Higher Love
- Bananarama - Venus
- Belinda Carlisle - Mad About You
- Peter Cetera - Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II)
- Lionel Richie - Dancing On The Ceiling
- Berlin - Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From Top Gun)
- Jermaine Stewart - We Don't Have To Take Our Clothes Off
- Timex Social Club - Rumors
- Wham! - The Edge Of Heaven
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