Saturday November 08, 1986
US date format: 11/8/1986, UK date format: 8/11/1986
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 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 Aaron Swartz and Patricia Mayr-Achleitner.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Amanda by Boston.
In UK Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun') by Berlin was in the top 5 hits.
Manon of the Spring, directed by Claude Berri, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while The Prince Of Tides by Pat Conroy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unnatural Causes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Batman or Ganbare Goemon! Karakuri Dōchū.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 08, 1986?
- Song & Dance closes at Royale Theater NYC after 474 performances
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 08, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Berlin - Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun')
- Kim Wilde - You Keep Me Hangin' On
- Europe - The Final Countdown
- Mel & Kim - Showing Out (Get Fresh At The Weekend)
- Swing Out Sister - Breakout
Top #10 R&B songs
- Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson) - A Little Bit More
- Gregory Abbott - Shake You Down
- Freddie Jackson - Tasty Love
- The Human League - Human
- Stacy Lattisaw - Nail It To The Wall
- Cameo - Word Up
- Jesse Johnson (Featuring Sly Stone) - Crazay
- Club Nouveau - Jealousy
- Lionel Richie - Love Will Conquer All
- Tina Turner - Typical Male
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 08If November 08, 1986 is your birthday you're 33 years, 10 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 17 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?