Sunday August 9, 1987
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 9, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jenn Proske and Katie Leung.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For by U2.
In UK La Bamba by Los Lobos was in the top 5 hits.
No Way Out, directed by Roger Donaldson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while The Fatal Shore by Robert Hughes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching G-Force: Guardians of Space.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aztec Adventure or Arkanoid - Revenge of Doh.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 9 August 1987
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Which were the important events of 9 August 1987 ?
- St. Nathy (or David)
- Feast day of the great martyr Saint Panteleimon in Russian Orthodox Church
- St. Fedlimid/Felimy
- St. Romanus Ostiarius
- St. Edith Stein
- Singapore: National Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Jean Vianney
- Katie Leung: Actress.
- Jenn Proske: Actress.
- Karim Metwaly: YouTube Star.
- Marco Carmona: Mexican illustrator and animator.
- Marek Niit: Estonian sprinter.
- Kees de Galan: Dutch economist, dies at 55.
- Les Miserables, opens at Cameri Theatre, Tel Aviv
- 69th PGA Championship: Larry Nelson shoots 287 at PGA National, Palm Beach
- LA Rams beat Dallas Cowboys 28-27 in London, England (NFL expo)
- Mary Beth wins LPGA Henredon Golf Classic
- All the children held at Kia Lama, a rural property on Lake Eildon, Australia, run by the Santiniketan Park Association, are released after a police raid.
- Aéropostale ndash The first Aeropostale clothing store opens in New York City, New York. It is a mall-based, specialty retailer of casual apparel and accessories.
- Northwest Airlines Flight 255 (a McDonnell Douglas MD-82) crashes on takeoff from Detroit Metropolitan Airport in Romulus, Michigan just west of Detroit killing all but one (4-year old Cecelia Cichan) of the 156 people on board.
- The followers of the Harmonic Convergence claim it was observed around the world.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
Top #10 Latin songs
- Julio Iglesias - Lo Mejor De Tu Vida
- Amanda Miguel - El pecado
- Hasta Que Te Conoci - Juan Gabriel
- Los Bukis - Tu carcel
- Braulio - En bancarrota
- Desnudate mujer - Franky Ruiz
- Lobo Domesticado - Tommy Olivencia
- Amigo Mio - Jorge Muniz
- Ahora Te Puedes Marchar - Luis Miguel
- Ahora Ahora - Yolandita Monge
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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?