Wednesday 22 July 1987
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Alone by Heart.
In UK It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace, directed by Sidney J. Furie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Misery by Stephen King 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 22 July 1987 ?
- Swaziland - Birthday of former King Sobhuza II
- Pi Approximation Day
- St. Vandrille/Wandre Gisilus
- St. Mineve
- St. Joseph of Palestine (Count Joseph)
- St. Dabius/Davius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 7 saints: St. Mary Magdalene
- Ratcatcher's Day. See:The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
Famous Birthdays:22 July
- US began escorting re-flagged Kuwaiti tankers in Persian Gulf
- US begins escorting re-flagged Kuwaiti tankers in Persian Gulf.
- Soyuz TM-3 launched with three cosmonauts (one Syrian).
- Said Aouita of Morroco sets the 5km record (12:58.39) in Rome, Italy.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Heart - Alone
- Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)
- U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
- Bob Seger - Shakedown
- George Michael - I Want Your Sex
- T'Pau - Heart And Soul
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- Gloria Estefan - Rhythm Is Gonna Get You
- Expose - Point Of No Return
- Crowded House - Something So Strong
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