Monday August 03, 1987
US date format: 8/3/1987, UK date format: 3/8/1987
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 3, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Gary Medel and Pete Fatse.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For by U2.
In UK La Bamba by Los Lobos was in the top 5 hits.
The Monster Squad, directed by Fred Dekker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Sphere by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching G-Force: Guardians of Space.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Goldrunner or Elixir.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 03, 1987?
- St. Walthen
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
- Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
- St. Nicodemus
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- Discovery in Orbital Processing Facility is powered up for STS-26
- Jack Morris ties AL record with 5 wild pitches in a 4-2 lose
- Twins Joe Niekro is caught with a file on the mound and is ejected
- Chicago Bears beat Dallas Cowboys 17-6 in London, England (NFL expo).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 03, 1987?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 03If August 03, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 1 month, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 13 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?