Friday 21 August 1987
It was Friday, 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.
Hamburger Hill, directed by John Irvin, 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 this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 21 August 1987 ?
- Ninoy Aquino Day - special holiday in the Philippines.
- Orthodox - Thaddaeus
- RC saints - Pope Pius X
- Roman festivals - Consualia, in honor of Consus, is held
- Cody Kasch: American actor.
- Sana Khan: Movie Actress.
- Kerser : Rapper.
- Kim Kibum: a member of Korean boy band Super junior.
- Karl Bruck: Entertainer.
- Clayton Lonetree, first US Marine court-martialed for spying, convicted.
- At the Laguna Seca Raceway in Monterey, California, the 14th Annual Monterey Historic Automobile Races are held, over three days. About 50,000 people attend. Chevrolet holds its official 75th birthday party. Many historic Corvettes are on display and 34 participate in races, including the 1957 Corvette SS, 1960 Le Mans Corvette, CERV I, CERV II, 1959 Stingray, 1970 Manta Ray, 1977 Aerovette, two 1956 Corvette SR-2s, 1969 Owens-Corning Fiberglas Corvette, 1971 ZR-2 Corvette, 1963 Z06 Corvette,
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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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Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 21 August 1987 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?