Monday September 08, 1986

US date format: 9/8/1986, UK date format: 8/9/1986

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 Leah Labelle and João Moutinho. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From Top Gun) by Berlin. In UK Don't Leave Me This Way by The Communards was in the top 5 hits. The Name of the Rose, directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986 while Act Of Will by Barbara Taylor Bradford was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Grand Prix der Volksmusik. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Commando Libya or 720°.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1986 or at September 08 across the years.

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!
history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 08, 1986?


Events

  • Westinghouse sells Muzak
  • The worldwide premiere of ''The Oprah Winfrey Show''

Famous Birthday

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

The Name of the Rose

The Name of the Rose

Directed by: Jean-Jacques Annaud

Starring: Sean Connery, Christian Slater, Helmut Qualtinger, Elya Baskin

Country: United States of America

Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

Directed by: John McNaughton

Starring: Michael Rooker, Tracy Arnold, Tom Towles, Mary Demas

Country: United States of America

The Boy Who Could Fly

The Boy Who Could Fly

Directed by: Nick Castle

Starring: Lucy Deakins, Jay Underwood, Bonnie Bedelia, Fred Savage

Foreign Body

Foreign Body

Directed by: Ronald Neame

Starring: Victor Banerjee, Warren Mitchell, Denis Quilley, Amanda Donohoe

Starman

Starman

Directed by: John Carpenter

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Karen Allen, Charles Martin Smith, Richard Jaeckel

Country: United States of America

Sport Games on September 08, 1986

Sport Games on September 08, 1986


NFL

American Football
  • New York Giants - Dallas Cowboys : 28 - 31
See all American Football game results of September 08, 1986

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Grand Prix der Volksmusik

Grand Prix der Volksmusik

Sledge Hammer!

Sledge Hammer!

Adderly

Adderly

InHumanoids

InHumanoids

Muzzy in Gondoland

Muzzy in Gondoland

Days to next September 08

If September 08, 1986 is your birthday you're 34 years, 10 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 21 days.
calendar

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1986?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

Act Of Will by Barbara Taylor Bradford

Act Of Will

By:

Bridging three generations, this sweeping saga from renowned bestselling author Barbara Taylor Bradford tells the story of three extraordinary women, and the acts of will that shape their lives. Orphaned

A Cast Of Killers by Sidney D. Kirkpatrick

A Cast Of Killers

By:

On February 1, 1922, the distinguished silent-film director William Desmond Taylor was shot to death in his Los Angeles bungalow by an unknown assailant.

A Perfect Spy by John le Carré

A Perfect Spy

By:

Over the course of his seemingly irreproachable life, Magnus Pym has been all things to all people: a devoted family man, a trusted colleague, a loyal friend—and the perfect spy.

I'Ll Take Manhattan by Judith Krantz

I'Ll Take Manhattan

By:

Here is Judith Krantz's greatest triumph--I'll Take Manhattan. In the high-stakes world of magazine publishing, she weaves a dazzling tale of love and betrayal, and creates her most joyous character--sensational Maxi, an uninhibited woman who unexpectedly discovers that her talent …

The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat by Oliver Sacks

The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat

By:

THE MAN WHO MISTOOK HIS WIFE FOR A HAT brings together twenty-four of Oliver Sacks’ most fascinating and beloved case studies.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Commando Libya

Commando Libya

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Ghost House

Ghost House

Platform: Master System

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: Sega

The Goonies

The Goonies

Platform: Arcade, Family Computer, Disk System, PC-8801, X1

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Konami

720°

720°

Platform: Arcade game, Various

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Atari Games

Knightmare

Knightmare

Platform: MSX home computer

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Konami


Like this day if it is important to you!
likes