Monday April 06, 1987
US date format: 4/6/1987, UK date format: 6/4/1987
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 6, 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 Hilary Rhoda and Farung Yuthithum.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship.
In UK La Isla Bonita by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Prick Up Your Ears, directed by Stephen Frears, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Fine Things by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Roxie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Indoor Sports or Battleships (video game).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 06, 1987?
- Saint Isolde
- Tartan Day, a day set aside for the celebration of Scottish influence.
- The date of organization of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and the start of the Restoration Movement by Joseph Smith Junior. Also the date on which this church believes Jesus Christ was born.
- In Thailand, April 6th marks Chakri Day - a day to commemorate King Rama I, founder of the Chakri dynasty.
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- Al Campanis appears on Niteline saying blacks may not be equiped to be in baseball management, sparking a racial controversy
- Sugar Ray Leonard upsets Marvelous Marvin Hagler.
- 22nd Academy of Country Music Awards: Randy Travis and Hank Williams Jr.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 06, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
- Club Nouveau - Lean On Me
- Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Genesis - Tonight, Tonight, Tonight
- Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over
- Expose - Come Go With Me
- Prince - Sign O' The Times
- Lou Gramm - Midnight Blue
- Wang Chung - Let's Go
- Steve Winwood - The Finer Things
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince - Sign 'O' The Times
- Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love
- Herb Alpert - Keep Your Eye On Me
- Kool & The Gang - Stone Love
- Club Nouveau - Lean On Me
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- Aretha Franklin & George Michael - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Starpoint - He Wants My Body
- Gregory Abbott - I Got The Feelin' (It's Over)
- Luther Vandross with Gregory Hines - There's Nothing Better Than Love
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 06If April 06, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 5 months, 25 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 5 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 06, 1987?
On April 06, 1987 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is April 06, 1987?
On April 06, 1987 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on April 06, 1987?
On April 06, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 06, 1987?
On April 06, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on April 06, 1987?
On April 06, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 06, 1987?
On April 06, 1987 several famous people were born including, Hilary Rhoda, Farung Yuthithum, Benjamin Corgnet.
What was the number one song in April 06, 1987?
The number one song in the week of April 06, 1987 was Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship in US and La Isla Bonita by Madonna in UK.
What were the top hits on April 06, 1987?
The top hits on April 06, 1987 were Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship, Lean On Me by Club Nouveau, I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by Aretha Franklin in US and La Isla Bonita by Madonna, Let It Be by Ferry Aid, Respectable by Mel & Kim in UK.