Friday April 11, 1986
US date format: 4/11/1986, UK date format: 11/4/1986
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 11, 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 Stephanie Pratt and Dylan Alvarez.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Rock Me Amadeus by Falco.
In UK A Different Corner by George Michael was in the top 5 hits.
Dream Lovers, directed by Tony Au, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Texas by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Magnus.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mission 660 or Championship Wrestling.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 11, 1986?
- Saint Stanislas
- Juan Santamarfa Day, anniversary of his death in the Battle of Rivas (State holiday in Costa Rica).
- Saint Godeberta
- Saint Gemma of Lucca
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- A Canadain 1921 50 cent piece auctioned in NYC for $22,000
- KXA-AM in Seattle Washington changes call letters to KRPM
- Dodge Morgan completes nonstop sail solo around the world in 150 days.
- The FBI Miami shootout between eight Federal Bureau of Investigation agents and two heavily-armed and well-trained gunmen.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 11, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Falco - Rock Me Amadeus
- Prince - Kiss
- Bangles - Manic Monday
- John Cougar Mellencamp - R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A. (A Salute To 60's Rock)
- INXS - What You Need
- Robert Palmer - Addicted To Love
- Sly Fox - Let's Go All The Way
- Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls
- The Rolling Stones - Harlem Shuffle
- Force M.D.'s - Tender Love
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince And The Revolution - Kiss
- The Gap Band - Going In Circles
- Janet Jackson - What Have You Done For Me Lately
- New Edition - A Little Bit Of Love (Is All It Takes)
- Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait
- The Jets - Crush On You
- Teddy Pendergrass - Love 4/2
- Stephanie Mills - I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love
- Stevie Wonder - Overjoyed
- Falco - Rock Me Amadeus
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 11If April 11, 1986 is your birthday you're 34 years, 5 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 17 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?