Sunday August 10, 1986
US date format: 8/10/1986, UK date format: 10/8/1986
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 10, 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 Ryan Torain and Andrea Hlaváčková.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II) by Peter Cetera.
In UK The Lady In Red by Chris De Burgh was in the top 5 hits.
Extremities, directed by Robert M. Young, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Fatherhood by Bill Cosby was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Grand Prix der Volksmusik.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Empire City: 1931 or Midnight Magic.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 10, 1986?
- Roman festivals - Opalia, festival in honor of Ops
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Laurence
- Prisoner's Justice Day - Canada.
- Independence Day in Ecuador -- Movement began in Quito in 1809. Independence not achieved till May 1822.
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- Me & My Girl opens at Marquis Theater NYC for 1420 performances
- Betsy King wins LPGA Henredon Golf Classic
- Billy Martin Day, his uniform number 1 retired
- Marquis Theater opens at 1535 Broadway, New York City
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- Alan Rouse: English mountaineer and author (d....
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 10, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Peter Cetera - Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II)
- Madonna - Papa Don't Preach
- Belinda Carlisle - Mad About You
- Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer
- Jermaine Stewart - We Don't Have To Take Our Clothes Off
- Rod Stewart - Love Touch
- Kenny Loggins - Danger Zone
- Steve Winwood - Higher Love
- Bananarama - Venus
- Timex Social Club - Rumors
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jean Carne - Closer Than Close
- Shirley Jones - Do You Get Enough Love
- Anita Baker - Sweet Love
- - Rumors
- Luther Vandross - Give Me The Reason
- Jeffrey Osborne - You Should Be Mine (The Woo Woo Song)
- Melba Moore & Kashif - Love The One I'm With (A Lotta Love)
- ConFunkShun - Burnin' Love
- Skyy - Givin' It (To You)
- Gwen Guthrie - Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 10If August 10, 1986 is your birthday you're 34 years, 1 month, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 8 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on August 10, 1986?
On August 10, 1986 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is August 10, 1986?
On August 10, 1986 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on August 10, 1986?
On August 10, 1986 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 10, 1986?
On August 10, 1986 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on August 10, 1986?
On August 10, 1986 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 10, 1986?
On August 10, 1986 several famous people were born including, Ryan Torain, Andrea Hlaváčková.
Which famous people died on August 10, 1986?
Famous people died on August 10, 1986 include, Alan Rouse.
What was the number one song in August 10, 1986?
The number one song in the week of August 10, 1986 was Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II) by Peter Cetera in US and The Lady In Red by Chris De Burgh in UK.
What were the top hits on August 10, 1986?
The top hits on August 10, 1986 were Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II) by Peter Cetera, Papa Don't Preach by Madonna, Mad About You by Belinda Carlisle in US and The Lady In Red by Chris De Burgh, I Want To Wake Up With You by Boris Gardiner, Papa Don't Preach by Madonna in UK.