Friday 2 May 1986
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Amandine Leynaud and Thomas McDonell.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Addicted To Love by Robert Palmer.
In UK A Different Corner by George Michael was in the top 5 hits.
Short Circuit, directed by John Badham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Arctic Dreams by Barry Lopez was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Madam Sousou.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing BMX Simulator or Kid Niki: Radical Ninja.
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Which were the important events of 2 May 1986 ?
- Saint Zoe
- Saint Mafalda
- Saint Waldebert, Walbert or Gaubert
- Saint Germanus
- Saints Exuperius and Zoe
- Saint Boris
- Saint Athanasius
- Indonesia - Indonesia National Education Day
- Iran - Teacher's Day
- Slovenia - second day of Labour Day
- Madrid Region - Day of the Region.
- Bah�'f Faith: Last day of the Festival of Ridv�n
- Poland - Flag Day, an official holiday to honour the Flag of Poland
- saint tsar Boris
- Amandine Leynaud
- Thomas McDonell: Movie Actor.
- James Kirk: Canadian actor.
- Emily Hart: American actress.
- Brian Puspos: Dancer.
- Zac Purchase: English rower.
- Sergio Cresto: American rally co-driver (Born 1956).
- Dynamo Kiev wins 26th Europe Cup II.
- Transportation Expo 86 opens in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
- Takeshi's Castle first aired on TBS.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Robert Palmer - Addicted To Love
- Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls
- Prince - Kiss
- Van Halen - Why Can't This Be Love
- The Rolling Stones - Harlem Shuffle
- Janet Jackson - What Have You Done For Me Lately
- Whitney Houston - Greatest Love Of All
- The Outfield - Your Love
- Phil Collins - Take Me Home
- Bangles - Manic Monday
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