Saturday March 08, 1986
US date format: 3/8/1986, UK date format: 8/3/1986
It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 8, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Princess Tsuguko of Takamado and Lauren Lopez.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Kyrie by Mr. Mister.
In UK Chain Reaction by Diana Ross was in the top 5 hits.
Rad, directed by Hal Needham, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Adrift by Steven Callahan was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Magnus.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future or Championship Baseball.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 08, 1986?
- Saint Philemon (d. 305)
- Albania, Romania - Mother's Day.
- Catholicism Saint John of God.
- Hudson's Birthday - The Second Coming Of Christmas.
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- Martina Navratilova is first tennis player to earn US$10 million.
- The Japanese Suisei probe flies by Halley's Comet, studying its UV hydrogen corona and solar wind.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 08, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Whitney Houston - How Will I Know
- Rene & Angela - Your Smile
- Meli'sa Morgan - Do Me Baby
- Force M.D.'s - Tender Love
- Cherrelle With Alexander O'Neal - Saturday Love
- Yarbrough & Peoples - Guilty
- Janet Jackson - What Have You Done For Me Lately
- Zapp - Computer Love
- Billy Ocean - When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going
- New Edition - A Little Bit Of Love (Is All It Takes)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 08If March 08, 1986 is your birthday you're 34 years, 6 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 15 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?