Wednesday January 07, 1987, Orthodox Christmas
US date format: 1/7/1987, UK date format: 7/1/1987
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 7, 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 Lyndsy Fonseca and Serena Ortolani.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Walk Like An Egyptian by Bangles.
In UK Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson was in the top 5 hits.
The Stepfather, directed by Joseph Ruben, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Whirlwind by James Clavell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unnatural Causes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 4th & Inches or John Elway's Quarterback.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 07, 1987?
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Raymond of Pe�afort.
- Christmas Day in the Julian calendar. This is the day on which Christmas is celebrated in most Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches.
- European traditional - Distaff day: women's traditional work begins again after Epiphany.
- Kapil Dev takes his 300th Test wicket, at age 28 the youngest.
- French airplanes harass Libyan positions in Duadi Doum.
- Larry Carr: pianist (Flight to Rhythm), dies at age...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 07, 1987?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 07If January 07, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 8 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 16 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?