Friday 8 August 1986
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 8, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Peyton List and Cody Lightning.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II) by Peter Cetera.
In UK The Lady In Red by Chris De Burgh was in the top 5 hits.
Extremities, directed by Robert M. Young, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Q Clearance by Peter Benchley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Grand Prix der Volksmusik.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Kid Icarus or Mighty Bomb Jack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 August 1986 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
- Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
- Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
- St. Hormisdas
- St. Smaragdus (and companions)
- St. Largus
- St. Cyriacus
- Peyton List: American actress.
- Cody Lightning: Canadian actor.
- Kateryna Bondarenko: Ukrainian tennis player.
- Pierre Garçon: American football player.
- Keahu Kahuanui: Actor.
- Charlotte Stokely: American porn actress.
- Chris Pressley: American football player.
- Pierre Garcon: American football player.
- Finnball : YouTube Star.
- Record 3 grandslams in a game- (Harrah-Tex, Sheets & Dwyer-Orioles)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Peter Cetera - Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II)
- Madonna - Papa Don't Preach
- Belinda Carlisle - Mad About You
- Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer
- Jermaine Stewart - We Don't Have To Take Our Clothes Off
- Rod Stewart - Love Touch
- Kenny Loggins - Danger Zone
- Steve Winwood - Higher Love
- Bananarama - Venus
- Timex Social Club - Rumors
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jean Carne - Closer Than Close
- Shirley Jones - Do You Get Enough Love
- Anita Baker - Sweet Love
- - Rumors
- Luther Vandross - Give Me The Reason
- Jeffrey Osborne - You Should Be Mine (The Woo Woo Song)
- Love The One I'm With (A Lotta Love) - Melba Moore & Kashif
- Burnin' Love - ConFunkShun
- Skyy - Givin' It (To You)
- Gwen Guthrie - Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?