Friday 31 January 1986
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to That's What Friends Are For by Dionne & Friends.
In UK West End Girls by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Hannah and Her Sisters, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while The Mammoth Hunters by Jean M. Auel 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 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 31 January 1986 ?
- Blessed Ludovica
- Saint Geminianus
- Saint Marcella
- Saint Pedro Nolasco
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Bosco, patron saint of educators, circus artists and magicians.
- Megan Ellison: American film producer; founded Annapurna Pictures.
- George Elokobi: Cameroonian footballer.
- Yves Ma-Kalambay: Belgian footballer.
- Pauline Parmentier: French tennis player.
- In Ohio, a magnitude 5.0 earthquake occurs.
- Mary Lund of Minnesota is first female recipient of an artificial heart.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dionne & Friends - That's What Friends Are For
- Survivor - Burning Heart
- Billy Ocean - When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going
- Wham! - I'm Your Man
- Stevie Nicks - Talk To Me
- Bruce Springsteen - My Hometown
- Dire Straits - Walk Of Life
- Paul McCartney - Spies Like Us
- Stevie Wonder - Go Home
- Lionel Richie - Say You, Say Me
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 31 January 1986 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?