Sunday November 08, 1987
US date format: 11/8/1987, UK date format: 8/11/1987
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 8, 1987). 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 Kazuchika Okada and Sam Bradford.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to I Think We're Alone Now by Tiffany.
In UK China In Your Hand by T'Pau was in the top 5 hits.
Flowers in the Attic, directed by Jeffrey Bloom, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Straight On Till Morning by Mary S. Lovell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Finders Keepers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3D Dotty or Elixir.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 08, 1987?
- 11 die as a bomb planted by Irish Republican Army explodes
- IRA-bomb attack in Enniskillen North Ireland, 11 killed
- Yuko Moriguchi wins LPGA Mazda Japan Golf Classic
- Remembrance Day Bombing: A Provisional IRA bomb explodes in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland during a ceremony honouring those who had died in wars involving British forces. Twelve people are killed and sixty-three wounded.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 08, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Sport Games on November 08, 1987
- Atlanta Falcons - Cleveland Browns : 3 - 38
- Chicago Bears - Green Bay Packers : 26 - 24
- Dallas Cowboys - Detroit Lions : 17 - 27
- Denver Broncos - Buffalo Bills : 14 - 21
- Houston Oilers - San Francisco 49ers : 20 - 27
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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, 1987 is your birthday you're 32 years, 10 months, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 19 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?