Sunday 1 November 1987
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 1, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ileana D'Cruz and Kevin Pearce (snowboarder).
In that special week of November 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.
Bagdad Cafe, directed by Percy Adlon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Misery by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Finders Keepers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Arkanoid - Revenge of Doh or Driller.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 1 November 1987
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Which were the important events of 1 November 1987 ?
- Also see November 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- United States - Start of National Novel Writing Month
- World Vegan Day
- Mexico - The Day of the Dead
- Ireland - Samhain the traditional first day of Winter
- Algeria - National day
- Catholicism - Holy Day of Obligation, All Saints Day. Holiday in Austria, Belgium, Croatia, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Mexico, The Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia, Spain, Guatemala.
- Roman festivals - last day of the Ludi Victoriae Sullanae.
- Antigua and Barbuda - Independence Day (from Britain, 1981)
Famous Birthdays:01 November
- Rene Levesque: Premier of Quebec (Born 1922).
- 18th NYC Marathon won by Ibrahim Hussein in 2:11:01
- Fukumi Tani wins Nichirei Ladies Cup US-Japan Team Golf Championship
- New Orleans Saints shut out Atlanta Falcons 38-0.
- New York Jets retire Don Maynards number 13.
- 22,000 run in New York City Marathon (won by Ibrahim Hussein of Kenya 2:11:01).
- InterCity 125 breaks world diesel powered train speed record reaching 238ampnbspkm/h (147.88ampnbspmph).
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Sport Games on 1 November 1987
- Cleveland Browns - San Diego Chargers : 24 - 27
- Detroit Lions - Denver Broncos : 0 - 34
- Houston Oilers - Cincinnati Bengals : 31 - 29
- Indianapolis Colts - New York Jets : 19 - 14
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Michael Jackson - Bad
- The O'Jays - Lovin' You
- Deja - You And Me Tonight
- Jody Watley - Don't You Want Me
- Angela Winbush - Angel
- Ray Parker Jr. - I Don't Think That Man Should Sleep Alone
- Bert Robinson - Heart Of Gold
- Glenn Jones - We've Only Just Begun (The Romance Is Not Over)
- Marlon Jackson - Don't Go
- The Temptations - I Wonder Who She's Seeing Now
Top #10 Latin songs
- Los Lobos - La Bamba
- Ahora Te Puedes Marchar - Luis Miguel
- Julio Iglesias - Que no se rompa la noche
- Wilkins - Margarita
- No Se Murio El Amor - Mijares
- Nelson Ned - Me Pase De La Cuenta
- Beatriz Adriana - La luna sera la luna
- Danny Rivera - Amar o morir
- No Te Quites La Ropa - Emmanuel
- Solo Importas Tu - Franco de Vita
Top #4 songs in the UK
- You Win Again - The Bee Gees
- Pump Up The Volume / Anitina (The First Time I See She Dance) - MARRS
- Abigail Mead & Nigel Goulding - Full Metal Jacket (I Wanna Be Your Drill Instructor)
- Jan Hammer - Crockett's Theme
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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