Thursday 20 August 1987
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Who's That Girl by Madonna.
In UK La Bamba by Los Lobos was in the top 5 hits.
Dirty Dancing, directed by Emile Ardolino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Patriot Games by Tom Clancy 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 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 20 August 1987 ?
- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
- Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
- Dulce Candy: YouTube Star.
- Jack Friels: Australian actor and musician (guitarist and lead vocalist), the son of well-known actors Colin Friels and Judy Davis.
- Kristína : Slovak singer and pianist.
- Stefan Aigner: German footballer.
- Vedran Janjetović: Croatian-Australian footballer.
- Sido Jombati: Portuguese footballer
- Egon Kaur: Estonian race car driver
- Roy Krishna: Fijian footballer
- Cătălina Ponor: Romanian gymnast
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Lobos - La Bamba
- U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
- Madonna - Who's That Girl
- Michael Jackson - I Just Can't Stop Loving You
- George Michael - I Want Your Sex
- Suzanne Vega - Luka
- Richard Marx - Don't Mean Nothing
- Debbie Gibson - Only In My Dreams
- T'Pau - Heart And Soul
- The Whispers - Rock Steady
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?