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Monday 8 December 1986

It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 8, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kate Voegele and Billy Horschel. In that special week of December people in US were listening to The Way It Is by Bruce Hornsby. In UK The Final Countdown by Europe was in the top 5 hits. Brighton Beach Memoirs, directed by Gene Saks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986 while Last Of The Breed by Louis L'Amour was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Alfons Zitterbacke. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3-D Thunder Ceptor II or Druid.
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What the sky looked like on 8 December 1986

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Brighton Beach Memoirs

Directed by: Gene Saks

Starring: Blythe Danner, Jonathan Silverman, Stacey Glick, Lisa Waltz

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The Morning After

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Starring: Jane Fonda, Jeff Bridges, Raul Julia, Diane Salinger

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Happy Hour

Directed by: John De Bello

Starring: Jim Parrott, Richard Gilliland, Kathi Diamant, James Newell

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Platoon

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, Keith David

Country: United States

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Little Shop of Horrors

Directed by: Frank Oz

Starring: Rick Moranis, Ellen Greene, Vincent Gardenia, Levi Stubbs

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Alfons Zitterbacke

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Gung Ho

Directed by: Ray Enright

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Blood Red Roses

Directed by: Bill Lyons

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Monte Carlo

Directed by: 20th_Century_Fox

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Unnatural Causes

Directed by: Robert Malenfant

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 December 1986 ?

Holidays:
  • Malta - Public Holiday.
  • Panama - Mother's Day
  • Romania - Constitution Day
  • Bulgaria - Day of the Student (studentski praznik)
  • R.C. Saints - The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary: a Holy Day of Obligation
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • House Dems select majority leader Jim Wright as 48th speaker
  • US House Democrats select majority leader Jim Wright as 48th speaker.

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Sport Games on 8 December 1986

NFL
American Football
  • Los Angeles Raiders - Seattle Seahawks : 0 - 37
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 08, 1986 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1986?

Life magazine Beano comics

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Last Of The Breed

By: Louis L'Amour

“For sheer adventure L’Amour is in top form.”—Kirkus Reviews Here is the kind of authentically detailed epic novel that has become Louis L’Amour’s hallmark.

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Perfume

By: Patrick Suskind

An acclaimed bestseller and international sensation, Patrick Suskind’s classic novel provokes a terrifying examination of what happens when one man’s indulgence in his greatest passion—his sense of smell—leads to murder.

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Foundation And Earth

By: Isaac Asimov

The fifth novel in Asimov's popular Foundation series opens with second thoughts. Councilman Golan Trevize is wondering if he was right to choose a collective mind as the best possible future

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Flight Of The Intruder

By: Stephen Coonts

A smash bestseller that spent over six months on the New York Times bestseller list, FLIGHT OF THE INTRUDER became an instant classic.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Harrier Combat Simulator

Harrier Combat Simulator

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Flight simulation[1] using a first-person perspective

Galaforce

Galaforce

Platform: Acorn Electron, BBC Micro

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Superior Software / Acornsoft

Argus

Platform: Arcade Game, Nintendo Famicom

Genre: Shooter game

Publisher: NMK

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Druid

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit family, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Amiga, Sharp X68000

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Firebird

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3-D Thunder Ceptor II

3-D Thunder Ceptor II

Platform: Arcade

Genre: 3D shooter

Publisher: Namco

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Single Bars, Single Women

Studio: Prism Entertainment

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Snowballing

Studio: Prism Entertainment

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Yukon Passage

Studio: National Geographic Video (page does not exist)

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A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge

Studio: Media Home Entertainment

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Down and Out in Beverly Hills

Studio: Touchstone Home Video

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