Wednesday 5 November 1986
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include BoA (singer) and Ian Mahinmi.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Amanda by Boston.
In UK Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun') by Berlin was in the top 5 hits.
Betty Blue, directed by Jean-Jacques Beineix, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Dancing On My Grave by Gelsey Kirkland with Greg Lawrence was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Irgendwie und sowieso.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Commando Libya or The Goonies.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
What the sky looked like on 5 November 1986
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Which were the important events of 5 November 1986 ?
- R.C. Saints - November 5th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bertilia
- St. Laetus
- Pope Zachary
- St. Sylvia
- St. Magnus
- St. Galation
- St. Fibitius
- St. Felix and Eusebius
- St. Elizabeth
- St. Dominator
- Ancient Latvia - the festival Katrina
- United Kingdom and New Zealand - Guy Fawkes night (also called Bonfire night; or Fireworks night): Failure of the Gunpowder Plot to blow up Parliament in 1605 is celebrated with bonfires and fireworks.
- St. Domninus
- BoA (singer)
- Ian Mahinmi: French-born basketball player who began his professional career in France from 2003-2007.
- Matthew Goss
- Kasper Schmeichel: Soccer Player.
- Nodiko Tatishvili: Georgian singer.
- USS Rentz, USS Reeves and USS Oldendorf visit Qingdao (Tsing Tao) China -- the first US Naval visit to China since 1949.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- A Little Bit More - Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson)
- Gregory Abbott - Shake You Down
- Freddie Jackson - Tasty Love
- The Human League - Human
- Stacy Lattisaw - Nail It To The Wall
- Cameo - Word Up
- Crazay - Jesse Johnson (Featuring Sly Stone)
- Club Nouveau - Jealousy
- Lionel Richie - Love Will Conquer All
- Tina Turner - Typical Male
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 ?