Friday June 06, 1986

US date format: 6/6/1986, UK date format: 6/6/1986

It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 6, 1986). 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 Kim Hyun-joong and Sweden: independence. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Live To Tell by Madonna. In UK Spirit In The Sky by Doctor & The Medics was in the top 5 hits. The Decline of the American Empire, directed by Denys Arcand, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986 while The Eighth Commandment by Lawrence Sanders was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching A Very Peculiar Practice. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Iwo Jima or Alley Master.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Memorial Day - South Korea.
  • Doomsday (weekday)
  • Queensland Day.
  • National holiday of Sweden.
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Events

  • Kathy Ormsby, a 21-year-old member of the North Carolina State track team jumps off a bridge permanently paralyzing herself.

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Movies

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The Decline of the American Empire

The Decline of the American Empire

Directed by: Denys Arcand

Starring: Dominique Michel, Dorothée Berryman, Louise Portal, Pierre Curzi

Legal Eagles

Legal Eagles

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

Starring: Robert Redford, Debra Winger, Daryl Hannah, Brian Dennehy

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Directed by: John Hughes

Starring: Matthew Broderick, Alan Ruck, Mia Sara, Jeffrey Jones

Country: United States of America

Back to School

Back to School

Directed by: Alan Metter

Starring: Rodney Dangerfield, Sally Kellerman, Burt Young, Keith Gordon

Country: United States of America

Belizaire the Cajun

Belizaire the Cajun

Directed by: Glen Pitre

Starring: Armand Assante, Gail Youngs, Michael Schoeffling, Stephen McHattie

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TV Series

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A Very Peculiar Practice

A Very Peculiar Practice

Starring: Peter Davison, Graham Crowden, Barbara Flynn, David Troughton

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Magnus

Magnus

Directed by: Benjamin Ree

The Canned Film Festival

The Canned Film Festival

Randi & Ronnys restaurant

Randi & Ronnys restaurant

Me & Mrs. C.

Me & Mrs. C.

Days to next June 06

If June 06, 1986 is your birthday you're 34 years, 3 months, 21 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 10 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Eighth Commandment by Lawrence Sanders

The Eighth Commandment

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When a rare coin vanishes, an appraiser tries to clear her name—and exposes one family’s lethal secretsAppraising rare coins for Grandby & Sons, a venerable Madison Avenue auction house, is a

Fatherhood by Bill Cosby

Fatherhood

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From one of America's most beloved funnymen comes a hilarious look at the lighter side of fatherhood. So, what is fatherhood...?It's

The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat by Oliver Sacks

The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat

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THE MAN WHO MISTOOK HIS WIFE FOR A HAT brings together twenty-four of Oliver Sacks’ most fascinating and beloved case studies.

Lake Wobegon Days by Garrison Keillor

Lake Wobegon Days

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“Lake Wobegon Days is about the way our beliefs, desires and fears tail off into abstractions--and get renewed from time to time. . . this book, unfolding Mr.

Bess W. Truman by Margaret Truman

Bess W. Truman

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Drawing on her personal reminiscences and her parents' voluminous correspondence, the author offers an intimate portrait of her reticent mother

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Iwo Jima

Iwo Jima

Platform: Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Personal Software Services

Alley Master

Alley Master

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Cinematronics

Chiller

Chiller

Platform: Arcade, Nintendo Entertainment System,

Genre: Light-gun games

Publisher: Exidy, American Game Cartridges (NES - US), HES (NES - Australia)

Lock-On

Lock-On

Platform: Arcade; IBM PC; Atari ST

Genre: First-person shooter Combat flight simulator

Publisher: Tatsumi (Japan) Data East (US)

The Great Escape

The Great Escape

Platform: Amstrad CPC by Trevor Inns, Commodore 64 by Trevor Inns, DOS, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Arcade adventure

Publisher: Ocean Software

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 06, 1986?

On June 06, 1986 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is June 06, 1986?

On June 06, 1986 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 06, 1986?

On June 06, 1986 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 06, 1986?

On June 06, 1986 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 06, 1986?

On June 06, 1986 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 06, 1986?

On June 06, 1986 several famous people were born including, Kim Hyun-joong, Sweden: independence, Leslie Carter

What was the number one song in June 06, 1986?

The number one song in the week of June 06, 1986 was Live To Tell by Madonna in US and Spirit In The Sky by Doctor & The Medics in UK

What were the top hits on June 06, 1986?

The top hits on June 06, 1986 were Live To Tell by Madonna, On My Own by Patti LaBelle, Greatest Love Of All by Whitney Houston in US and Spirit In The Sky by Doctor & The Medics, The Edge Of Heaven by Wham!, I Can't Wait by Nu Shooz in UK


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