Tuesday 8 December 1987
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 8, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Aaron Carter and Jana Juricová.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Faith by George Michael.
In UK Always On My Mind by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Good Morning, Vietnam, directed by Barry Levinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Sarum by Edward Rutherfurd was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Die Hausmeisterin.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asterix and the Magic Carpet or Combat School.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 December 1987
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Which were the important events of 8 December 1987 ?
- 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)
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- Occupied Palestinians start intefadeh (uprising) against Israel
- President Reagan and Soviet General Secretary Gorbachev sign a treaty eliminating medium range nuclear missiles
- US President President Reagan and Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev sign the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty eliminating medium range nuclear missiles.
- The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty is signed.
- The Alianza Lima air disaster occurs.
- Frank Vitkovic shoots and kills eight people at the Australia Post building in Melbourne, before jumping to his death.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- George Michael - Faith
- Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is A Place On Earth
- Richard Marx - Should've Known Better
- Bill Medley - (I've Had) The Time Of My Life
- Whitesnake - Is This Love
- Debbie Gibson - Shake Your Love
- Whitney Houston - So Emotional
- Sting - We'll Be Together
- Jody Watley - Don't You Want Me
- Got My Mind Set On You - George Harrison
Top #10 R&B songs
- System of Survival - Earth, Wind & Fire
- Stevie Wonder - Skeletons
- Roger - I Want To Be Your Man
- Alexander O'Neal - Criticize
- Levert - My Forever Love
- Miles Jaye - Let's Start Love Over
- Natalie Cole - I Live For Your Love
- Whitney Houston - So Emotional
- Michael Jackson - The Way You Make Me Feel
- Tony Terry - She's Fly
Top #10 Latin songs
- Jose Luis Rodriguez - Y TU TAMBIEN LLORARAS
- Beatriz Adriana - La luna sera la luna
- Negra - Roberto Carlos
- Julio Iglesias - Que no se rompa la noche
- PONTE A CANTAR - Jose Feliciano
- PETALO Y ESPINAS - Los Yonic's
- Ahora Te Puedes Marchar - Luis Miguel
- SOY ASI - Jose Jose
- Wilkins - Margarita
- AY AMOR - Ana Gabriel
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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?