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Sunday 2 November 1986

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 2, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Erika Jo and Hannah Hart. In that special week of November people in US were listening to True Colors by Cyndi Lauper. In UK True Blue by Madonna was in the top 5 hits. Hoosiers, directed by David Anspaugh, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986 while Roger'S Version by John Updike was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Monte Carlo. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Quest or Darius.
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What the sky looked like on 2 November 1986

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Directed by: David Anspaugh

Starring: Gene Hackman, Barbara Hershey, Dennis Hopper, Sheb Wooley

Country: United States

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Directed by: Steve Carver

Starring: Scott Strader, Perry Lang, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Roundtree

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Nobody's Fool

Directed by: Evelyn Purcell

Starring: Rosanna Arquette, Eric Roberts, Mare Winningham, Jim Youngs

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Stand by Me

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, Jerry O'Connell

Country: United States

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The Wraith

Directed by: Mike Marvin

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Nick Cassavetes, Sherilyn Fenn, Randy Quaid

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Monte Carlo

Directed by: 20th_Century_Fox

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Unnatural Causes

Directed by: Robert Malenfant

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Room at the Bottom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 November 1986 ?

  • Catholicism - All Souls Day (unless on a Sunday)
  • Rastafari movement - The coronation of Haile Selassie (1930) celebrated
  • USA - admission day (1889) of North Dakota and South Dakota as 39th and 40th states.
  • Ancient Latvia - Dveselu Diena held
  • Mexico and the United States - Day of the Dead (Spanish: El Dia de los Muertos), a Mexican and Mexican-American celebration of dead ancestors.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Paul Frees: American animation voice actor (Bullwinkle), dies at age 66 (born 1920).
  • 17th NYC Marathon won by Gianni Poli in 2:11:06
  • Ayako Okamoto wins Nichirei Ladies Cup US-Japan Team Golf Championship

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Sport Games on 2 November 1986

American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - New England Patriots : 17 - 25
  • Buffalo Bills - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 28 - 34
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Detroit Lions : 24 - 17
  • Cleveland Browns - Indianapolis Colts : 24 - 9
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on November 02, 1986 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1986 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA
  1. True Colors - Cyndi Lauper
  2. Typical Male - Tina Turner
  3. Robert Palmer - I Didn't Mean To Turn You On
  4. Amanda - Boston
  5. Human - The Human League
  6. Madonna - True Blue
  7. When I Think Of You - Janet Jackson
  8. Anita Baker - Sweet Love
  9. Eddie Money - Take Me Home Tonight
  10. Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam - All Cried Out
Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Gregory Abbott - Shake You Down
  2. A Little Bit More - Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson)
  3. Typical Male - Tina Turner
  4. Cameo - Word Up
  5. Tasty Love - Freddie Jackson
  6. I'm For Real - Howard Hewett
  7. Human - The Human League
  8. Stacy Lattisaw - Nail It To The Wall
  9. Lady Soul - The Temptations
  10. Club Nouveau - Jealousy
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Toda la vida - Emmanuel
  2. Toda la vida - Franco
  3. Yo no se que me paso - Juan Gabriel
  4. Solo el y yo - Pandora
  5. Beatriz Adriana - Hasta cuando
  6. y quien puede ser - Jose Jose
  7. La guirnalda - Rocio Durcal
  8. Joan Sebastian & Prisma - Oiga
  9. Los Yonic's - Corazon vacio
  10. Jose Feliciano - Se me sigue olvidando
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Madonna - True Blue
  2. Every Loser Wins - Nick Berry
  3. Rain Or Shine - Five Star
  4. Don't Leave Me This Way - The Communards
  5. Status Quo - In The Army Now


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Roger'S Version

By: John Updike

As Roger Lambert tells it, he, a middle-aged professor of divinity, is buttonholed in his office by Dale Kohler, an earnest young computer scientist who believes that quantifiable evidence of God’s

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A Taste For Death

By: P. D. James

When the quiet Little Vestry of St. Matthew's Church becomes the blood-soaked scene of a double murder, Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgliesh faces an intriguing conundrum: How did an upper-crust Minister come to lie, slit throat to slit throat, next ...

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By: Patrick Suskind

An acclaimed bestseller and international sensation, Patrick Suskind’s classic novel provokes a terrifying examination of what happens when one man’s indulgence in his greatest passion—his sense of smell—leads to murder.

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Foundation And Earth

By: Isaac Asimov

The fifth novel in Asimov's popular Foundation series opens with second thoughts. Councilman Golan Trevize is wondering if he was right to choose a collective mind as the best possible future

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Genpei Tōma Den

Genpei Tōma Den

Platform: Arcade, Family Computer, PC Engine, Wii (Virtual Console), Sharp X68000

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: JP Namco; JP Micomsoft



Platform: Arcade game, Various

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Atari Games


Platform: Arcade, Amiga, Atari ST, PC Engine (Super CD-ROM²), Wii (Virtual Console), ZX Spectrum

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: JP Taito; JP NEC (PCE/CD); EU The Edge (AMI/ST)

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Kiki KaiKai

Platform: Arcade, MSX2, Family Computer Disk System, PC Engine, Mobile phone, Microsoft Windows, Virtual Console

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Taito Corporation

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Dragon Quest

Dragon Quest

Platform: MSX PC-9801 X68000 Super Famicom Satellaview Game Boy Color Mobile phones Wii Android iOS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: JP Enix; NA Nintendo

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation

Studio: RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video

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Back to the Future

Studio: MCA Home Video

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My Science Project

Studio: Touchstone Pictures

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The Return of the Living Dead

Studio: Thorn EMI

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Funny Lady

Studio: RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video

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