Sunday 7 September 1986
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Charlie Daniels and Colin Delaney.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Venus by Bananarama.
In UK Don't Leave Me This Way by The Communards was in the top 5 hits.
Manhunter, directed by Michael Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while James Herriot'S Dog Stories by James Herriot was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Siskel & Ebert.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hacker II: The Doomsday Papers or Mission Omega.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 September 1986 ?
- Also see September 7 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Brazil - Independence day (from Portugal, 1822)
- Mozambique - Victory Day
- RC Saints - Saint Regina; Saint Evurtius (Heortius), St. Cloud (Clodoald)
Famous Birthdays:07 September
- 100th US Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats Helena Sukova (63 62)
- 106th US Mens Tennis: Ivan Lendl beats Miloslav Mecir (64 62 60)
- Ayako Okamoto wins LPGA Cellular One-Ping Golf Championship
- Cleveland Browns becomes 1st team in NFL history to have a play reviewed by instant replay, Chicago 41, Browns 31
- Failed assassination attempt on Chilean Dictator Pinochet, 5 killed
- Ivan Lendl defeats Miloslav Mecir for US Tennis open title
- Gen. Augusto Pinochet, president of Chile, escapes attempted assassination.
- Desmond Tutu becomes the first black man to lead the Anglican Church in South Africa.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bananarama - Venus
- Berlin - Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From Top Gun)
- Steve Winwood - Higher Love
- Lionel Richie - Dancing On The Ceiling
- Gloria Loring & Carl Anderson - Friends And Lovers
- Huey Lewis & The News - Stuck With You
- Michael McDonald - Sweet Freedom
- Miami Sound Machine - Words Get In The Way
- Madonna - Papa Don't Preach
- Run-D.M.C. - Walk This Way
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Sport Games on 7 September 1986
- Atlanta Falcons - New Orleans Saints : 31 - 10
- Cincinnati Bengals - Kansas City Chiefs : 14 - 24
- Cleveland Browns - Chicago Bears : 31 - 41
- Detroit Lions - Minnesota Vikings : 13 - 10
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