Sunday 26 April 1987
It was Sunday, 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 ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 26 April 1987!
Which were the important events of 26 April 1987 ?
- World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
- Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
- Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Tanzania - Union Day.
- Feast day of the following saint in the Orthodox Church: Stephen of Perm - also Old Permic Alphabet Day
- Trudpert (Irish monk martyred in Germany in 607).
- Lucidius (4th century)
- Saint Cletus (Pope Anacletus) and Marcellinus (Popes and martyrs)
- Paschasius (d. 865)
- Richarius or Riquier (d. 643)
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Alda (d. 1309)
- Jorge Moreno: Spanish footballer.
- Jarmila Gajdosova: Slovakian/Australian tennis player.
- Jessica Lee Rose: American/New Zealand actress.
- Jessica Rose: American internet celebrity and actress.
- Shankar : Of Noted Bollywood Music Director Duo -Jaikishan (Born 1922).
- Barbara Cook: A Concert... closes at Ambassador NYC after 13 performances
Subscribe to our Newsletter
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 26 April 1987 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?