Thursday November 06, 1986
US date format: 11/6/1986, UK date format: 6/11/1986
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 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 Magnus and Phillip Worthington.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Amanda by Boston.
In UK Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun') by Berlin was in the top 5 hits.
Manon of the Spring, directed by Claude Berri, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while His Way by Kitty Kelley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unnatural Causes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dynamite Dan II or King Kong 2: Ikari no Megaton Punch.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 06, 1986?
- Rev Donald Wildmon begins a campaign against Howard Stern
- US President Ronald Reagan signs landmark immigration reform bill.
- Sumburgh disaster : A British International Helicopters Boeing 234LR Chinook crashes 2.5 miles east of Sumburgh Airport killing 45 people. It is the deadliest civilian helicopter crash on record.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 06, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Berlin - Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun')
- Kim Wilde - You Keep Me Hangin' On
- Europe - The Final Countdown
- Mel & Kim - Showing Out (Get Fresh At The Weekend)
- Swing Out Sister - Breakout
Top #10 R&B songs
- Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson) - A Little Bit More
- Gregory Abbott - Shake You Down
- Freddie Jackson - Tasty Love
- The Human League - Human
- Stacy Lattisaw - Nail It To The Wall
- Cameo - Word Up
- Jesse Johnson (Featuring Sly Stone) - Crazay
- Club Nouveau - Jealousy
- Lionel Richie - Love Will Conquer All
- Tina Turner - Typical Male
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 06If November 06, 1986 is your birthday you're 33 years, 10 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 14 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?