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Sunday October 5, 1986

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 5, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kali Hawk and Mladen Bartulovic. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Stuck With You by Huey Lewis & The News. In UK Don't Leave Me This Way by The Communards was in the top 5 hits. The Seventh Curse, directed by Ngai Choi Lam, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986 while A Cast Of Killers by Sidney D. Kirkpatrick was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Janosch. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Knightmare or Mantronix.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 5 October 1986

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Seventh Curse

Directed by: Ngai Choi Lam

Starring: Yun-Fat Chow, Siu-Ho Chin, Maggie Cheung, Ken Boyle

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Ratboy

Directed by: Sondra Locke

Starring: Sondra Locke, Robert Townsend, Christopher Hewett, Larry Hankin

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The Color of Money

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Paul Newman, Tom Cruise, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Helen Shaver

Country: United States

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Peggy Sue Got Married

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

Starring: Kathleen Turner, Nicolas Cage, Barry Miller, Catherine Hicks

Country: United States

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Deadly Friend

Directed by: Wes Craven

Starring: Matthew Labyorteaux, Kristy Swanson, Michael Sharrett, Anne Twomey

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Janosch

Ganbare! Kikkâzu

The Clothes Show

El domingo es nuestro

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 5 October 1986 ?

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Facts:
  • London Sunday Times reports Israel is stocking nuclear arms.
  • Israeli secret nuclear weapons are revealed. The British newspaper The Sunday Times runs Mordechai Vanunu's story on its front page under the headline: ''Revealed -- the secrets of Israel's nuclear arsenal''.

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Sport Games on 5 October 1986

NFL
American Football
  • Buffalo Bills - New York Jets : 13 - 14
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Green Bay Packers : 34 - 28
  • Cleveland Browns - Pittsburgh Steelers : 27 - 24
  • Dallas Cowboys - Denver Broncos : 14 - 29
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 05, 1986 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Life magazine Beano comics

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

A Cast Of Killers

By: Sidney D. Kirkpatrick

On February 1, 1922, the distinguished silent-film director William Desmond Taylor was shot to death in his Los Angeles bungalow by an unknown assailant.

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Suspects

By: William J. Caunitz

Brooklyn. Early June. A man strolls into a candy store, pulls out a sawed-off shotgun, and blows away two people: owner Yetta Zimmerman and her customer, NYPD Lt.

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Last Of The Breed

By: Louis L'Amour

“For sheer adventure L’Amour is in top form.”—Kirkus Reviews Here is the kind of authentically detailed epic novel that has become Louis L’Amour’s hallmark.

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Mayflower Madam

By: Sydney Biddle Barrows with William Novak

With flair, humor, and style, Sydney Biddle Barrows tells the whole intriguing story of how she merged business and sex to create Cachet--the escort service of choice among rich, powerful, and prominent men.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Mantronix

Mantronix

Platform: Sinclair Spectrum

Genre: Arcade adventure

Publisher: Probe Software

Knightmare

Platform: MSX home computer

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Konami

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Fat Worm Blows a Sparky

Fat Worm Blows a Sparky

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Durell Software

Fairlight II

Fairlight II

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Sinclair Spectrum

Genre: Arcade adventure

Publisher: The Edge Software

The Black Cauldron

Platform: MS-DOS, Amiga, Apple II, Apple IIGS, Atari ST

Genre: adventure game

Publisher: Walt Disney Personal Computer Software

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Bloody Birthday

Studio: Prism Entertainment

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Snowballing

Studio: Prism Entertainment

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The Jolson Story

Studio: RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video

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Funny Lady

Studio: RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video

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Dreamaniac

Studio: Wizard Video

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