Friday 24 April 1987
It was Friday, 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.
La Bamba, directed by Luis Valdez, 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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 24 April 1987 ?
- Saint Alexander (died 178)
- Genocide Remembrance Day in Armenia.
- Republic Day in The Gambia (1970).
- Newman's Day.
- 24-Hour Comics Day.
- Saint Maria-Euphrasia Pelletier (d.1868)
- Saint Honorius
- Saint Fidelis of Sigmaringen
- Saint Egbert of Northumbria
- Saint Deodatus
- Kristopher Letang: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Rein Taaramäe: Estonian cyclist.
- Kris Letang: Hockey Player.
- Jan Vertonghen: Belgian footballer.
- Ben Howard: Pop Singer.
- Howard Stern holds a free speech rally at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, New York City
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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
Make this date unforgettable
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 24 April 1987 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?