Monday February 09, 1987

US date format: 2/9/1987, UK date format: 9/2/1987

It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 9, 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 Rose Leslie and Michael B Jordan. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Livin' On A Prayer by Bon Jovi. In UK I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael & Aretha Franklin was in the top 5 hits. Some Kind of Wonderful, directed by Howard Deutch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987 while The Panic Of '89 by Paul Erdman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Gung Ho. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Curse of Sherwood or The 3-D Battles of WorldRunner.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Apollonia, patron saint of dentists and dental technicians
  • Saint Ansbert of Rouen
  • Saint Maroon's Day - Lebanon

Events

  • New York Stock Exchange installs ladies restroom in the Exchange Luncheon Club
  • Former US national security adviser Robert McFarlane attempts suicide.
  • Brownsville, Texas is deluged with seven inches of rain in just two hours; flooding in some parts of the city is worse than that caused by Hurricane Beulah in 1967.

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Movies

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Some Kind of Wonderful

Some Kind of Wonderful

Directed by: Howard Deutch

Starring: Eric Stoltz, Mary Stuart Masterson, Lea Thompson, Craig Sheffer

Country: United States of America

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

Directed by: Chuck Russell

Starring: Heather Langenkamp, Robert Englund, Craig Wasson, Patricia Arquette

Country: United States of America

Winners Take All

Winners Take All

Directed by: Fritz Kiersch

Starring: Don Michael Paul, Kathleen York, Robert Krantz, Deborah Richter

Rage of Honor

Rage of Honor

Directed by: Gordon Hessler

Starring: Shô Kosugi, Lewis Van Bergen, Robin Evans, Gerry Gibson

Cry Wilderness

Cry Wilderness

Directed by: Jay Schlossberg-Cohen

Starring: Eric Foster, Maurice Grandmaison, John Tallman, Griffin Casey

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TV Series

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Gung Ho

Gung Ho

Directed by: Ray Enright

Blood Red Roses

Blood Red Roses

Directed by: Bill Lyons

Alfons Zitterbacke

Alfons Zitterbacke

The Little Vampire

The Little Vampire

Directed by: Uli Edel

Street Legal

Street Legal

Days to next February 09

If February 09, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 7 months, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 12 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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It by Stephen King

It

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Now a major motion picture Stephen King’s terrifying, classic #1 New York Times bestseller, “a landmark in American literature” (Chicago Sun-Times)—about seven adults who return to their hometown to confront a nightmare they had first stumbled on as teenagers…an evil …

Watchers by Dean R. Koontz

Watchers

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From a top secret government laboratory come two genetically altered life forms. One is a magnificent dog of astonishing intelligence. The other, a hybrid monster of a brutally violent nature.

His Way by Kitty Kelley

His Way

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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • With a new afterword by the author in honor of Frank Sinatra’s 100th birthday This is the book that Frank Sinatra tried—but failed—to keep

Echoes In The Darkness by Joseph Wambaugh

Echoes In The Darkness

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On June 25, 1989, the naked corpse of schoolteacher Susan Reinert was found wedged into her hatchback car in a hotel parking lot near Philadelphia's "Main Line." Her

Bandits by Elmore Leonard

Bandits

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“Almost unbearable suspense. Leonard has produced another winner.”—PeopleA wild ride with “the coolest, hottest writer in America” (Chicago Tribune), Bandits has everything Elmore Leonard fans love: non-stop thrills, unexpected twists and

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

I, Ball

I, Ball

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Firebird Software

The Curse of Sherwood

The Curse of Sherwood

Platform: Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Mastertronic

Gee Bee Air Rally

Gee Bee Air Rally

Platform: C64, Amiga, Amstrad CPC ZX Spectrum

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Activision

The 3-D Battles of WorldRunner

The 3-D Battles of WorldRunner

Platform: Family Computer Disk System, Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Third-Person Rail Shooter Platformer

Publisher: JP Disc Original Group; NA Acclaim Entertainment

Arumana no Kiseki

Arumana no Kiseki

Platform: Family Computer Disk System

Genre: Platform game, Adventure

Publisher: Konami

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 09, 1987?

On February 09, 1987 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is February 09, 1987?

On February 09, 1987 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 09, 1987?

On February 09, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 09, 1987?

On February 09, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 09, 1987?

On February 09, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 09, 1987?

On February 09, 1987 several famous people were born including, Rose Leslie, Michael B Jordan, Magdalena Neuner.

What was the number one song in February 09, 1987?

The number one song in the week of February 09, 1987 was Livin' On A Prayer by Bon Jovi in US and I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael & Aretha Franklin in UK.

What were the top hits on February 09, 1987?

The top hits on February 09, 1987 were Livin' On A Prayer by Bon Jovi, Open Your Heart by Madonna, Change Of Heart by Cyndi Lauper in US and I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael & Aretha Franklin, Stand By Me by Ben E King, Heartache by Pepsi & Shirlie in UK.


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