Saturday January 3, 1987
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 3, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
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 La abadía del crimen or Dragon Spirit.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 3 January 1987
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Which were the important events of 3 January 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
- Feast day of St Genevieve
- In astronomy the approximate date of Earth's perihelion.
Famous Birthdays:03 January
- Oh Coward! closes at Helen Hayes Theater NYC after 56 performances
- Smile closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC after 48 performances
- Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducts 1st female artist Aretha Franklin
- Singer / Miss America Vanessa Williams marries Ramon T Hervey in New York City
- Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducts first female artist: Aretha Franklin.
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Sport Games on 3 January 1987
- New York Jets - Cleveland Browns : 17 - 20
- Washington Redskins - Chicago Bears : 27 - 13
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bangles - Walk Like An Egyptian
- Wang Chung - Everybody Have Fun Tonight
- Duran Duran - Notorious
- Gregory Abbott - Shake You Down
- Bruce Hornsby - The Way It Is
- Robbie Nevil - C'est La Vie
- Janet Jackson - Control
- War (Live) - Bruce Springsteen
- Ben E. King - Stand By Me
- The Pretenders - Don't Get Me Wrong
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
Top #10 Latin songs
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?