Sunday November 09, 1986
US date format: 11/9/1986, UK date format: 9/11/1986
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 9, 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 Kory DeSoto and Carl Gunnarsson.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Amanda by Boston.
In UK Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun') by Berlin was in the top 5 hits.
Manon of the Spring, directed by Claude Berri, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Roger'S Version by John Updike was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unnatural Causes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alley Master or Annals of Rome.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 09, 1986?
- Roman Catholicism - Dedication of the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, Cathedral of the Pope (memorial feast day)
- Also see November 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Cambodia - Independence Day (1953)
- Pakistan - Allama Iqbal Day (1877)
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- Ai-Yu Tu wins LPGA Mazda Japan Golf Classic
- Pakistan all out for 77 vs. West Indies at Lahore
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 09, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Berlin - Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun')
- Kim Wilde - You Keep Me Hangin' On
- Europe - The Final Countdown
- Mel & Kim - Showing Out (Get Fresh At The Weekend)
- Swing Out Sister - Breakout
Top #10 R&B songs
- Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson) - A Little Bit More
- Gregory Abbott - Shake You Down
- Freddie Jackson - Tasty Love
- The Human League - Human
- Stacy Lattisaw - Nail It To The Wall
- Cameo - Word Up
- Jesse Johnson (Featuring Sly Stone) - Crazay
- Club Nouveau - Jealousy
- Lionel Richie - Love Will Conquer All
- Tina Turner - Typical Male
Sport Games on November 09, 1986
- Chicago Bears - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 23 - 3
- Cincinnati Bengals - Houston Oilers : 28 - 32
- Los Angeles Raiders - Dallas Cowboys : 17 - 13
- Los Angeles Rams - New Orleans Saints : 0 - 6
- Minnesota Vikings - Detroit Lions : 24 - 10
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?