Monday 20 April 1987
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. 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..
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Which were the important events of 20 April 1987 ?
- USA- National High Five Day
- Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
- Saint Victor (d.303)
- Saint Marcellinus
- Ridv�n begins at sunset (Bah�'f Faith).
- Festival of Matsu, Southeast Asia (2006).
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Taurus.
- Islam - Muhammad's Birthday observed in (2004)
- April 20 (4/20) is associated with 420 (cannabis culture).
- Saint Theotimus (died 407)
- John Amedori: American actor.
- Thorsten Kirschbaum: German footballer.
- Michael Klauß: German footballer.
- Anna Rossinelli: Swiss singer-songwriter.
- John Patrick Amedori: American actor.
- Antony Tudor: Dancer / choreographer (American Ballet Theater) dies at 78.
- Sri Lanka: Tamils shoot 122 Singalezen dead
- US deports Karl Linnas, charged with German war crimes, to USSR.
- 91st Boston Marathon won by Toshihiko Seko of Japan in 2:11:50.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- U2 - With Or Without You
- Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
- Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died In Your Arms
- Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love
- Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over
- Prince - Sign O' The Times
- Madonna - La Isla Bonita
- Lou Gramm - Midnight Blue
- Steve Winwood - The Finer Things
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