Friday 6 February 1987
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Anika (musician) and Pedro Alvarez.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Open Your Heart by Madonna.
In UK Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson was in the top 5 hits.
Mannequin, directed by Michael Gottlieb, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Dancing On My Grave by Gelsey Kirkland with Greg Lawrence was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Return of Sherlock Holmes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Flying Shark or Amaurote.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 6 February 1987 ?
- Bob Marley Day in Rastafarianism (Jamaica and Ethiopia)
- Waitangi Day (National Holiday) in New Zealand
- Sami National Day (known as Lapps; in Finland and Scandinavia)
- Saint Amandus, Apostle of the Franks
- Saint Vedastus (+540)
- Saint Dorothea, patron saint of florists
- Saint Paul Miki
- Anika (musician)
- Pedro Alvarez: Baseball Player.
- Joe Walker: YouTube Star.
- Hayato Ichihara: Japanese actor.
- Luisa Värk: Estonian singer.
- No-smoking rules take effect in US federal buildings.
- US female Figure Skating championship won by Jill Trenary.
- Justice Mary Gaudron is appointed to the High Court of Australia, the first woman to be appointed.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Madonna - Open Your Heart
- At This Moment (Live) - Billy Vera
- Bon Jovi - Livin' On A Prayer
- Cyndi Lauper - Change Of Heart
- Samantha Fox - Touch Me (I Want Your Body)
- Genesis - Land Of Confusion
- Georgia Satellites - Keep Your Hands To Yourself
- Glass Tiger - Someday
- Chicago - Will You Still Love Me?
- Boston - We're Ready
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