Friday 2 October 1987
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Katrin Thormann and Chris Kendall.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Didn't We Almost Have It All by Whitney Houston.
In UK Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley was in the top 5 hits.
Near Dark, directed by Kathryn Bigelow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while The Five Bells And Bladebone by Martha Grimes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Pulaski: The TV Detective.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing APB or Evening Star.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Roman Catholic Church - Memorial of Guardian Angels
- World Farm Animal Day
- Roman festivals - First day of the Ludi Augustales to celebrate the recovery by emperor August of Roman standards from the Parthians
- Also see October 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Guinea - Independence Day (from France, 1958)
- French Republican Calendar - Pomme de terre (Potato) Day, eleventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- India - Gandhi Jayanti (birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, 1869)
- Katrin Thormann
- Chris Kendall: YouTube Star.
- Dia Frampton: Pop Singer.
- Christopher Larkin
- Joel Reinders: American football player.
- Ricky Stenhouse: Jr.
- Phil Kessel: American ice hockey player.
- Bojana Bobusic: Australian tennis player.
- Joe Ingles: Australian basketball player.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Whitney Houston - Didn't We Almost Have It All
- Whitesnake - Here I Go Again
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam - Lost In Emotion
- Bananarama - I Heard A Rumour
- Europe - Carrie
- Prince - U Got The Look
- Heart - Who Will You Run To
- ABC - When Smokey Sings
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Paper In Fire
- Smokey Robinson - One Heartbeat
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