Wednesday May 06, 1987
US date format: 5/6/1987, UK date format: 6/5/1987
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 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 Meek Mill and Moon Geun-young.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to (I Just) Died In Your Arms by Cutting Crew.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship was in the top 5 hits.
Intervista, directed by Federico Fellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Anywhere But Here by Mona Simpson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Roxie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Action Force or Apache Strike.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 06, 1987?
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- Gary Hart denies affair with model Donna Rice
- Mario Andretti sets the one-lap speed record at Indianapolis 500 at 218.204 MPH.
- Niroslav Milhailovic begins 54 hours of telling jokes.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 06, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died In Your Arms
- Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love
- U2 - With Or Without You
- Madonna - La Isla Bonita
- Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over
- Prince - Sign O' The Times
- Bryan Adams - Heat Of The Night
- Chris DeBurgh - The Lady In Red
- Fleetwood Mac - Big Love
- Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Luther Vandross with Gregory Hines - There's Nothing Better Than Love
- Atlantic Starr - Always
- Smokey Robinson - Just To See Her
- Cameo - Back And Forth
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- Surface - Happy
- Klymaxx - I'd Still Say Yes
- Anita Baker - Same Ole Love (365 Days A Year)
- Patrice Rushen - Watch Out
- Melba Moore - It's Been So Long
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 06If May 06, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 4 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 6 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 May 06, 1987?
On May 06, 1987 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is May 06, 1987?
On May 06, 1987 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 06, 1987?
On May 06, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 06, 1987?
On May 06, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 06, 1987?
On May 06, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 06, 1987?
On May 06, 1987 several famous people were born including, Meek Mill, Moon Geun-young, Dries Mertens.
Which famous people died on May 06, 1987?
Famous people died on May 06, 1987 include, William J Casey, William Casey.
What was the number one song in May 06, 1987?
The number one song in the week of May 06, 1987 was (I Just) Died In Your Arms by Cutting Crew in US and Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship in UK.
What were the top hits on May 06, 1987?
The top hits on May 06, 1987 were (I Just) Died In Your Arms by Cutting Crew, Looking For A New Love by Jody Watley, With Or Without You by U2 in US and Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship, Can't Be With You Tonight by Judy Boucher, A Boy From Nowhere by Tom Jones in UK.