Thursday April 2, 1987
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 2, 1987). 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.
Prick Up Your Ears, directed by Stephen Frears, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while The Search For Signs Of Intelligent Life In The Universe by Jane Wagner was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sweet Surrender.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Flunky or Basketball Challenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 April 1987
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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
- Briga Heelan
- Mickaël Simon
- Mackenzie Davis: Actress.
- Pablo Aguilar: Paraguayan footballer.
- Marc Pugh: English footballer.
- 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.
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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
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love
- Club Nouveau - Lean On Me
- Prince - Sign 'O' The Times
- Kool & The Gang - Stone Love
- Herb Alpert - Keep Your Eye On Me
- Sheila E. - Hold Me
- One Way - You Better Quit
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- Starpoint - He Wants My Body
- Aretha Franklin & George Michael - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
Top #10 Latin songs
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?