Friday 21 February 1986
It was Friday, 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.
House, directed by Steve Miner, 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 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 February 1986 ?
- Saint Pepin of Landen
- Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
- Saint Randoald
- International Mother Language Day (UNESCO).
- Prince Amedeo of Belgium: Archduke of Austria-Este.
- Charlotte Church: British singer, a musical prodigy who began her professional career by the time she reached 10 or 11.
- Amedeo of Belgium: Archduke of Austria-Este.
- Amedeo: Belgium -- Son of Princess Astrid / Archduke Lorenz.
- AIDS patient Ryan White returns to classes at Western Middle School
- Tennis star Jimmy Connors fined US$20,000 and suspended for ten weeks.
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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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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 21 February 1986 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?