Wednesday 5 August 1987
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Stephanie Edwards and Benjamin Compaoré.
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 It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Masters of the Universe, directed by Gary Goddard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Patriot Games by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Steel Riders.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beyond Zork or Grange Hill.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 August 1987 ?
- St. Memmius
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Oswald
- St. Afra and her companions
- Burkina Faso - Independence Day
- Croatia - Victory Day and National Thanksgiving Day
- Stephanie Edwards: American singer.
- Benjamin Compaoré: French athlete of Burkinabe descent (father), triple jumper, he won the gold medal at the 2014 Zurich European championship.
- CJ Spiller: Football Player.
- Lexi Belle: American pornographic actress.
- Genelia D'Souza: Indian actress.
- Xenia Tchoumitcheva: Swiss model and actress
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