Thursday 20 February 1986
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to How Will I Know by Whitney Houston.
In UK When The Going Gets Tough (The Tough Get Going) by Billy Ocean was in the top 5 hits.
The Hitcher, directed by Robert Harmon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Lie Down With Lions by Ken Follett 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 February 1986 ?
- LA Dodger Orel Hershiser is 1st to win a $1M salary by arbitration
- Mike Tyson sexually harasses a woman in Albany, New York
- International Harvester changes its company name to Navistar International Corp.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dionne & Friends - That's What Friends Are For
- Mr. Mister - Kyrie
- Whitney Houston - How Will I Know
- Starship - Sara
- Survivor - Burning Heart
- Billy Ocean - When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going
- James Brown - Living In America
- Sade - The Sweetest Taboo
- Mike + The Mechanics - Silent Running
- The Dream Academy - Life In A Northern Town
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 20 February 1986 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?