Tuesday 2 September 1986
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Rafik Halliche and Gélson Fernandes.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Venus by Bananarama.
In UK The Lady In Red by Chris De Burgh was in the top 5 hits.
The Fly, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat by Oliver Sacks was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rölli.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hyper Dyne Side Arms or Bobby Bearing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Mauritius - Ganesh Chaturthi
- Also see September 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Sophia
- Sedan Day (Sedantag) - traditional national German holiday (see Sedan, France) that commemorates Prussia's victory over France in 1870, making the German Empire a reality.
- Transnistria - Independence day, note Transnistria is not an internationally recognized independent state
- Vietnam - National Day (independence from France, 1945)
- Rafik Halliche
- Gélson Fernandes: Swiss footballer.
- Kyle Hines: American basketball player.
- Ryuji Imaichi: Japanese singer (Sandaime J Soul Brothers from Exile Tribe).
- Rob Ramsay: Canadian actor.
- Cathy Evelyn Smith sentenced to three years for death of John Belushi.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bananarama - Venus
- Berlin - Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From Top Gun)
- Steve Winwood - Higher Love
- Lionel Richie - Dancing On The Ceiling
- Gloria Loring & Carl Anderson - Friends And Lovers
- Huey Lewis & The News - Stuck With You
- Michael McDonald - Sweet Freedom
- Miami Sound Machine - Words Get In The Way
- Madonna - Papa Don't Preach
- Run-D.M.C. - Walk This Way
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