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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 December 1986
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Which were the important events of 8 December 1986 ?
- 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
- Italy - In Milan, the opera season starts.
- Buddhism - The Enlightenment of Gautama Buddha
- Afflux (50 Aftermath) (Discordianism)
- Kate Voegele: American singer-songwriter guitarist and actress.
- Billy Horschel: Athlete.
- Amir Khan: Boxer.
- 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
- Los Angeles Raiders - Seattle Seahawks : 0 - 37
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bruce Hornsby - The Way It Is
- Bangles - Walk Like An Egyptian
- Huey Lewis and the News - Hip To Be Square
- Peter Cetera - The Next Time I Fall
- Wang Chung - Everybody Have Fun Tonight
- Bon Jovi - You Give Love A Bad Name
- Billy Idol - To Be A Lover
- Duran Duran - Notorious
- Gregory Abbott - Shake You Down
- Ben E. King - Stand By Me
Top #10 R&B songs
- Ready For The World - Love You Down
- Commodores - Goin' To The Bank
- Bobby Brown - Girlfriend
- Kool & The Gang - Victory
- Janet Jackson - Control
- Freddie Jackson - Tasty Love
- Anita Baker - Caught Up In The Rapture
- Lionel Richie - Love Will Conquer All
- Luther Vandross - Stop To Love
- Ike's Rap/Hey Girl - Isaac Hayes
Top #10 Latin songs
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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?