Saturday 23 August 1986
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Papa Don't Preach by Madonna.
In UK The Lady In Red by Chris De Burgh was in the top 5 hits.
Manhunter, directed by Michael Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 23 August 1986 ?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
- Sky Blu: American rapper and producer (LMFAO).
- Neil Cicierega: American comedian actor singer and director.
- Kim Feenstra: Dutch model and actress.
- Khosi Mokhesi: Lesotho swimmer.
- Brett Morris: Australian rugby player.
- Charles Janssens: Belgian actor (Mira, Malpertuis), dies at 80.
- Rags closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 4 performances
- Vrijkomend vulkaangas kills 1500 people in Nyos-more, Cameroon
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Madonna - Papa Don't Preach
- Steve Winwood - Higher Love
- Bananarama - Venus
- Belinda Carlisle - Mad About You
- Peter Cetera - Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II)
- Lionel Richie - Dancing On The Ceiling
- Berlin - Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From Top Gun)
- Jermaine Stewart - We Don't Have To Take Our Clothes Off
- Timex Social Club - Rumors
- Wham! - The Edge Of Heaven
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