Saturday 24 October 1987
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Anthony Vanden Borre and Jeremy Evans.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Bad by Michael Jackson.
In UK You Win Again by The Bee Gees was in the top 5 hits.
Near Dark, directed by Kathryn Bigelow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Heaven And Hell by John Jakes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Omsen & Momsen.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing After Burner or Fast Lane.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Or have a look at the whole 1987.
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 24 October 1987!
Which were the important events of 24 October 1987 ?
- Also see October 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In The Fellowship of the Ring, by J.R.R. Tolkien, the date is mentioned to Frodo Baggins by Gandalf upon his waking in Rivendell.
- Discordianism - Maladay
- Zambia - Independence Day (1964)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Antonio Maria Claret
- United Nations Day (charter 1945)
- Anthony Vanden Borre: Belgian footballer.
- Jeremy Evans: Basketball Player.
- Lincoln Lewis: Soap Opera Actor.
- George Sheppard: Pop Singer.
- Charlie White: American ice dancer.
- Anthony Borre: Belgian footballer
- Constantin Alajalov: Russian artist, dies at age 86.
- NBC technicians accept pact, end 118 day strike.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Search For Your Ancestors
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?