Sunday 9 February 1986
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Princess Raiyah bint Al Hussein and Raiyah.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to That's What Friends Are For by Dionne & Friends.
In UK When The Going Gets Tough (The Tough Get Going) by Billy Ocean was in the top 5 hits.
Quicksilver, directed by Tom Donnelly, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while The Accidental Tourist by Anne Tyler was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hot Metal.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baltron or iD.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 February 1986 ?
- Saint Apollonia, patron saint of dentists and dental technicians
- Saint Ansbert of Rouen
- Saint Maroon's Day - Lebanon
Famous Birthdays:09 February
- Marvin Johnson wins record third time, light heavyweight boxing title.
- West German team swims world record 4x200 metre freestyle (7:05.17).
- Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Sarasota Golf Classic.
- Haydar Bakr al-Attas appointed President of South Yemen.
- 36th NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 139-132 at Dallas, Texas.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dionne & Friends - That's What Friends Are For
- Survivor - Burning Heart
- Wham! - I'm Your Man
- Billy Ocean - When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going
- Whitney Houston - How Will I Know
- Mr. Mister - Kyrie
- Paul McCartney - Spies Like Us
- Stevie Nicks - Talk To Me
- James Brown - Living In America
- Miami Sound Machine - Conga
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