Friday 4 December 1987
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Orlando Brown American actor and Joshua Osei.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Heaven Is A Place On Earth by Belinda Carlisle.
In UK China In Your Hand by T'Pau was in the top 5 hits.
Wall Street, directed by Oliver Stone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while The Tommyknockers by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing After Burner II or Barbarian.
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Which were the important events of 4 December 1987 ?
- Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
- R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
- Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
- International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
- Navy Day in India
- Orlando Brown American actor: singer, and comedian.
- Joshua Osei: Movie Actor.
- Orlando Brown: TV Actor.
- Yukina Kinoshita: Japanese model actress singer and television personality (Shuchishin).
- Kethy Õunpuu: Estonian footballer.
- Rouben Mamoulian: Georgian-American director and screenwriter (d. 1987).
- Karlstad skates world record 10 km (13:48.51).
- IBM ships first copies of OS/2 Standard Edition 1.0.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is A Place On Earth
- Bill Medley - (I've Had) The Time Of My Life
- George Michael - Faith
- Richard Marx - Should've Known Better
- Whitesnake - Is This Love
- Debbie Gibson - Shake Your Love
- Sting - We'll Be Together
- Whitney Houston - So Emotional
- R.E.M. - The One I Love
- Jody Watley - Don't You Want Me
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