Saturday January 03, 1987
US date format: 1/3/1987, UK date format: 3/1/1987
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 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 Reto Berra and Leonidas Panagopoulos.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Walk Like An Egyptian by Bangles.
In UK Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson was in the top 5 hits.
Hotshot, directed by Rick King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Word For Word by Andrew A. Rooney was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unnatural Causes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Butasan or Double Dragon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 03, 1987?
- The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- The Festival of Sleep Day
- In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
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- Oh Coward! closes at Helen Hayes Theater NYC after 56 performances
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 03, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Bobby Brown - Girlfriend
- Kool & The Gang - Victory
- Janet Jackson - Control
- Luther Vandross - Stop To Love
- Ready For The World - Love You Down
- Anita Baker - Caught Up In The Rapture
- Commodores - Goin' To The Bank
- Aretha Franklin - Jimmy Lee
- Vesta - Once Bitten Twice Shy
- New Edition - Once In A Lifetime Groove
Sport Games on January 03, 1987
- New York Jets - Cleveland Browns : 17 - 20
- Washington Redskins - Chicago Bears : 27 - 13
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?