Thursday November 05, 1987
US date format: 11/5/1987, UK date format: 5/11/1987
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 5, 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 Kevin Jonas and O J Mayo.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to I Think We're Alone Now by Tiffany.
In UK China In Your Hand by T'Pau was in the top 5 hits.
Flowers in the Attic, directed by Jeffrey Bloom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Straight On Till Morning by Mary S. Lovell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Finders Keepers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Falsion or Halls of Montezuma A Battle History of the U.S. Marine Corps.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 05, 1987?
- R.C. Saints - November 5th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bertilia
- St. Laetus
- Pope Zachary
- St. Sylvia
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- Into the Woods opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 764 performances
- South Africa ANC-leader Govan Mbeki freed
- Iceberg twice the size of Rhode Island sighted in Antarctic.
- US Supreme Court nominee Douglas H Ginsburg admits using marijuana.
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- Eamonn Andrews: Irish TV actor who is best known for the...
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 05, 1987?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 05If November 05, 1987 is your birthday you're 32 years, 10 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 13 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?