Thursday October 8, 1987
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 8, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Aya Hirano and Dustin Breeding.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Here I Go Again by Whitesnake.
In UK You Win Again by The Bee Gees was in the top 5 hits.
The Killing Time, directed by Rick King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while It'S All In The Playing by Shirley MacLaine was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Anime san jushi.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Final Fantasy or Fire Power.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 October 1987
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Which were the important events of 8 October 1987 ?
- French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
- Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
- RC Saints - Saint Susan of Blois
- Aya Hirano: Voice Actor.
- Dustin Breeding: American singer.
- Samantha Bentley: English porn actress.
- Ksenia Solo: TV Actress.
- Yuichi Nakamura: Japanese actor.
- Konstantinos Tsatsos: Greek scholar and politician President of Greece (d. 1987).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stephanie Mills - (You're Puttin') A Rush On Me
- Whitney Houston - Didn't We Almost Have It All
- Glenn Jones - We've Only Just Begun (The Romance Is Not Over)
- Madame X - Just That Type Of Girl
- Michael Jackson - Bad
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam - Lost In Emotion
- Jody Watley - Don't You Want Me
- Surface - Lately
- Sherrick - Just Call
- 4 By Four - Come Over
Top #9 Latin songs
Top #5 songs in the UK
- You Win Again - The Bee Gees
- Pump Up The Volume / Anitina (The First Time I See She Dance) - MARRS
- Abigail Mead & Nigel Goulding - Full Metal Jacket (I Wanna Be Your Drill Instructor)
- Jan Hammer - Crockett's Theme
- Michael Jackson - Bad
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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?