Tuesday 21 April 1987
It was Tuesday, 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 21 April 1987 ?
- Rome - city birthday.
- Saint Wolbodo
- Saint Konrad von Parzham
- Saint Anastasius I
- Saint Anselm, Archbishop of Canterbury
- Texas-San Jacinto Day
- Grounation Day in Rastafari movement.
- Sunni Islam - Mawlid, Prophet Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Roman Empire - the Parilia was held in honor of Pales.
- Bah�'f Faith - First day of the festival of Ridv�n.
- Tiradentes - Brazil.
- Nadif Chowdhury: Bangladeshi cricketer.
- Eric Devendorf: American basketball player.
- Leroy George: Dutch footballer.
- Anastasia Prikhodko: Ukrainian singer.
- Lenira Santos: Cape Verdean sprinter.
- Ryan Adams: Ryan Adams American baseball player
- DUBB : American rapper who signed to Game's Blood Money Entertainment label in 2014.
- Edith S Green: American politician (Representative-Democrat-Oregon), dies at age 77.
- Brewers lose, ending AL season-opening winning streak at 13 games
- Milwaukee Brewers lose, ending American League season-opening winning streak at 13 games.
- Tamil bomb attack in Colombo, Sri Lanka; 115 killed.
- Dow Jones Industrial Average soars 664.7; second biggest one-day gain in history.
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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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