Saturday 8 February 1986
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Andy Williams and Anna Hutchinson.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to That's What Friends Are For by Dionne & Friends.
In UK West End Girls by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Quicksilver, directed by Tom Donnelly, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Galapagos by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sivi dom.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Firelord or Kane.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 February 1986 ?
- Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
- Saint Jerome Emiliani.
- Saint Juventius
- Saint Mengold of Huy
- Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
- Slovenia - Pre?eren Day, the Slovenian cultural holiday.
- Boy Scouts of America - Scout Sunday; The Sunday preceding February 8 is designated as Scout Sunday and the following Saturday is designated as Scout Sabbath.
- Andy Williams: American homicide, 15-year-old boy who shot 15 people at the Santana school in Santee, CA in early March 2001.
- Anna Hutchinson: Movie Actress.
- US male Figure Skating championship won by Brian Boitano.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dionne & Friends - That's What Friends Are For
- Survivor - Burning Heart
- Wham! - I'm Your Man
- Billy Ocean - When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going
- Whitney Houston - How Will I Know
- Mr. Mister - Kyrie
- Paul McCartney - Spies Like Us
- Stevie Nicks - Talk To Me
- James Brown - Living In America
- Miami Sound Machine - Conga
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