Thursday 2 April 1987
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Briga Heelan and Mickaël Simon.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship.
In UK Everything I Own by Boy George was in the top 5 hits.
Withnail & I, directed by Bruce Robinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while A Season On The Brink by John Feinstein was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Foreign Bodies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bismarck or Battlantis.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 April 1987 ?
- JP and Trang in Valleyfair
- Saint Franciscus of Paola (+1507)
- Blessed Arnold of Leuven
- International Children's Book Day
- Saint Genoveva of Brabant (+1760)
- Malvinas Day in Argentina.
- Sizdah be dar in Iran
Famous Birthdays:02 April
- Buddy Rich: American jazz drummer/orchestra leader (Away We Go), dies at age 69 (born 1917).
- Mikado opens at Virginia Theater NYC for 46 performances
- Doc Gooden undergoes cocaine rehabilitation
- IBM introduces PS / 2 and OS / 2
- IBM announces its new Personal System/2 computers, with VGA 256-color graphics, Micro Channel Architecture, Operating System/2, and 1.44 MB 3.5-inch floppy disk drive.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
- Club Nouveau - Lean On Me
- Genesis - Tonight, Tonight, Tonight
- Janet Jackson - Let's Wait Awhile
- Expose - Come Go With Me
- Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over
- Europe - The Final Countdown
- Bruce Hornsby - Mandolin Rain
- Wang Chung - Let's Go
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